York West End Junior High School

Tel: (205)392-5901
  • York West End Junior High School serves 243 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • York West End Junior High School operates within the Sumter County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 243 students has declined by 30% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 243 students
York West End Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % York West End Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
York West End Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade York West End Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
York West End Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
York West End Junior High School Black Students (2012-2013)
Black
100%
33%
York West End Junior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
n/a
56%
York West End Junior High School White Students (1991-1993)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
York West End Junior 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.
n/a 0.32
York West End Junior 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.
74%
47%
York West End Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
York West End Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Sumter County School District's student population of 1,682 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,574 is higher than the state average of $9,717. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,336 is higher than the state average of $9,955. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District Name Sumter County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 1,682 2,879
Sumter County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $28 MM
Sumter County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $19 MM $29 MM
Sumter County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,574 $9,717
Sumter County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,336 $9,955
Sumter County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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