Western High School



Western High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 4
8 2
9 217
10 203
11 208
12 180

Western High School is a public high school of the Western School Corporation located in Russiaville, IN. It has 814 students in grades 7th through 12th. Western High School is the 141st largest public high school in Indiana and the 7,166th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.2 to 1.

Total Students: 814
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.19

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Western High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 415
(51%)
415
(51%)
 Male 399
(49%)
399
(49%)

Western High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 715
(88%)
715
(88%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
34
(4%)
 Black 33
(4%)
33
(4%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
16
(2%)
 Hispanic 14
(2%)
14
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Western High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 605
(74%)
605
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(19%)
155
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(7%)
54
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Western High School is ranked 236th out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.7%) is lower than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Western High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 758
2006 782
2007 790
2008 771
2009 775
2010 813
2011 812
2012 814

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 N/A
2007 19.1
2008 18.9
2009 17.4
2010 17.5
2011 16.2
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10949868073879
2006 0.13938618925831
2007 0.15949367088608
2008 0.16990920881971
2009 0.21548387096774
2010 0.19926199261993
2011 0.23522167487685
2012 0.25675675675676

Compare Western High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.7%
 
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 07 - 12 814 17.2:1  
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