Golden West High School



Golden West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Golden West High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 448
10 419
11 409
12 360

Golden West High School is a public high school of the Visalia Unf School District located in Visalia, CA. It has 1,636 students in grades 9th through 12th. Golden West High School is the 576th largest public high school in California and the 2,708th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,636
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.07

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Golden West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 855
(52%)
6,173
(50%)
 Male 781
(48%)
6,103
(50%)

Golden West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,038
(63%)
7,373
(60%)
 White 449
(27%)
3,526
(29%)
 Asian 77
(5%)
666
(5%)
 American Indian 27
(2%)
211
(2%)
 Two or More 25
(2%)
169
(1%)
 Black 18
(1%)
311
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
20
(0%)

Golden West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 797
(49%)
5,504
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 744
(45%)
6,036
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 95
(6%)
736
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Golden West High School is ranked 458th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Golden West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Golden West High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2068
2006 2046
2007 1970
2008 1921
2009 1821
2010 1762
2011 1695
2012 1636

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.3
2006 25.2
2007 21.1
2008 23.4
2009 23
2010 N/A
2011 23.5
2012 23.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34090909090909
2006 0.28396871945259
2007 0.45786802030457
2008 0.44976574700677
2009 0.4552443712246
2010 0.4738933030647
2011 0.50973451327434
2012 0.51283618581907

Compare Golden West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,370.0% 23.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 51.3%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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