West Iredell High School

  • West Iredell High School serves 918 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • West Iredell High School operates within the Iredell-statesville s School District.
  • Iredell-statesville s School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 918 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 918 students
West Iredell High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Iredell High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
West Iredell High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade West Iredell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
West Iredell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
West Iredell High School American Indian Students (2012-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
West Iredell High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
9%
16%
West Iredell High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
19%
26%
West Iredell High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
66%
50%
West Iredell High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Iredell High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
West Iredell High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.52 0.45
West Iredell 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.
n/a n/a
West Iredell High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
West Iredell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Iredell-statesville s School District's student population of 21,095 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,027 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,196 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Iredell-statesville s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
1
Number of Students Managed 21,095 912
Iredell-statesville s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Iredell-statesville s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $172 MM $14 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $175 MM $14 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,027 $15,636
Iredell-statesville s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,196 $15,099
Iredell-statesville s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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