West Davidson High School

  • West Davidson High School serves 792 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • West Davidson High School operates within the Davidson County s School District.
  • Davidson County s School District's 76% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 792 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students792 students
West Davidson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %West Davidson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
West Davidson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWest Davidson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
West Davidson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
West Davidson High School American Indian Students (1999-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
West Davidson High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
6%
16%
West Davidson High School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
1%
26%
West Davidson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
91%
50%
West Davidson High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
West Davidson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWest Davidson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.66
West Davidson High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
52%
West Davidson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
West Davidson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Davidson County s School District's student population of 19,854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,380 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,999 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDavidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed19,854912
Davidson County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate76%76%
Davidson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$150 MM$18 MM
Davidson County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$162 MM$18 MM
Davidson County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,380$10,864
Davidson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,999$10,591
Davidson County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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