Wheeling High School



Wheeling High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeling 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
9 458
10 439
11 438
12 434

Wheeling High School is a public high school of the Township Hsd 214 School District located in Wheeling, IL. It has 1,769 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wheeling High School is the 122nd largest public high school in Illinois and the 2,195th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,769
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 84.66

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Wheeling High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 897
(51%)
6,192
(52%)
 Female 872
(49%)
5,758
(48%)

Wheeling High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 901
(51%)
3,057
(26%)
 White 701
(40%)
7,473
(63%)
 Asian 100
(6%)
859
(7%)
 Black 39
(2%)
261
(2%)
 Two or More 18
(1%)
248
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
18
(0%)

Wheeling High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,012
(57%)
8,903
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 650
(37%)
2,697
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 107
(6%)
350
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wheeling High School is ranked 111th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeling High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

Wheeling High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1959
2006 1913
2007 1845
2008 1906
2009 1785
2010 1826
2011 1797
2012 1769

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 16.6
2007 16.5
2008 15.2
2009 15
2010 15.9
2011 15.7
2012 20.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24144971924451
2006 0.26973340303189
2007 0.28943089430894
2008 0.24973767051417
2009 0.37422969187675
2010 0.37677984665936
2011 0.38675570395103
2012 0.42792538157151

Compare Wheeling High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.8%
 
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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