West County High School

  • West County High School serves 303 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • West County High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • West County High School's student population of 303 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students303 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of West County High School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • West County High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West County High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#38 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
100%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Scoren/a0.23
This chart display the diversity score of West County High School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of West County High School and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST ST. FRANCOIS CO. R-IV School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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