York West End Junior High School

515 Lincoln St
York, AL 36925
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
York West End Junior High School serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
York West End Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

York West End Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

York West End Junior High School's student population of 256 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

York West End Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of York West End Junior High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1234 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
99%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in York West End Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in York West End Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to York West End Junior High School is Sumter Central High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kinterbish Junior High School (7.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • York Sumter Central High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 505 students
    1.9 miles
    13878 U S Highway 11
    York, AL 36925
    (205) 652-1501
    1.9 9-12 505
  • Cuba Kinterbish Junior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 153 students
    7.5 miles
    5586 Kinterbish 10
    Cuba, AL 36907
    (205) 392-4559
    7.5 K-8 153
  • Livingston Livingston Junior High School Math: 16% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
    11.9 miles
    1351 North Washington Street
    Livingston, AL 35470
    (205) 652-2125
    11.9 PK-8 527
  • Livingston Bellbrown Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    15.5 miles
    111 Mlk Parkway
    Livingston, AL 35470
    (205) 652-9469
    15.5 10-12 n/a
  • Meridian Southeast Lauderdale Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 407 students
    18.1 miles
    2535 Old Highway 19 S.e.
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601) 485-5751
    18.1 5-8 407

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