West Jr High School



West Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 170
8 184
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Jr High School is a public high school of the Belleville School District 118 located in Belleville, IL. It has 354 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.7 to 1.

Total Students: 354
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.61

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West Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 182
(51%)
373
(50%)
 Male 172
(49%)
380
(50%)

West Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 180
(51%)
301
(40%)
 White 139
(39%)
392
(52%)
 Hispanic 14
(4%)
22
(3%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
21
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

West Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 169
(48%)
362
(48%)
 Not Eligible 156
(44%)
328
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(8%)
63
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

West Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 342
2006 353
2007 375
2008 353
2009 304
2010 360
2011 337
2012 354

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 22.1
2007 17.9
2008 14.7
2009 13.8
2010 18
2011 15.3
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49707602339181
2006 0.55240793201133
2007 0.53066666666667
2008 0.59773371104816
2009 0.66447368421053
2010 0.64722222222222
2011 0.65281899109792
2012 0.55932203389831

Compare West Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 55.9%
 

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West Jr High School
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Public 07 - 08 354 15.7:1  
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