West Jefferson High School

  • West Jefferson High School serves 341 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 28%.
  • West Jefferson High School operates within the Jefferson Local School District.
  • Jefferson Local School District's 83% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 341 students
West Jefferson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Jefferson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
West Jefferson High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade West Jefferson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
West Jefferson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
n/a
2%
West Jefferson High School Asian Students (2000-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
West Jefferson High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
n/a
72%
West Jefferson High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Jefferson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.02 0.23
West Jefferson 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.
55%
40%
West Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
19%
5%
West Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jefferson Local School District's student population of 1,209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,638 in this district is less than the state average of $12,824. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,542 is less than the state average of $11,656. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,209 909
Jefferson Local School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 89%
Jefferson Local School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $12 MM
Jefferson Local School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $11 MM
Jefferson Local School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,638 $12,824
Jefferson Local School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,542 $11,656
Jefferson Local School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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