Wewahitchka High School

Tel: (850)639-2228
  • Wewahitchka High School serves 362 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Wewahitchka High School operates within the Gulf School District.
  • Gulf School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 362 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students362 students
Wewahitchka High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wewahitchka High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Wewahitchka High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWewahitchka High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Wewahitchka High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Wewahitchka High School Asian Students (1989-2007)
Hispanic
1%
31%
Wewahitchka High School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
12%
23%
Wewahitchka High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
84%
40%
Wewahitchka High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wewahitchka High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWewahitchka High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL 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.
0.280.70
Wewahitchka High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
50%
53%
Wewahitchka High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Wewahitchka High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gulf School District's student population of 1,872 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,621 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,440 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGulf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
22
Number of Students Managed1,87210,184
Gulf School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%71%
Gulf School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$21 MM$132 MM
Gulf School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$20 MM$140 MM
Gulf School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,621$11,888
Gulf School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,440$12,571
Gulf School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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