West High School



West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

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
9 314
10 189
11 188
12 150

West High School is a public high school of the Columbus City School District located in Columbus, OH. It has 841 students in grades 9th through 12th. West High School is the 211th largest public high school in Ohio and the 6,963rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 841
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 47

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West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 445
(53%)
7,354
(51%)
 Female 396
(47%)
7,049
(49%)

West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 450
(54%)
3,340
(23%)
 Black 265
(32%)
9,430
(65%)
 Hispanic 74
(9%)
848
(6%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
341
(2%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
409
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 680
(81%)
9,008
(63%)
 Not Eligible 140
(17%)
4,764
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(2%)
631
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West High School is ranked 34th out of 0 ranked schools in Ohio, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.1%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1133
2006 1052
2007 1067
2008 1051
2009 1057
2010 956
2011 838
2012 841

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 18.1
2007 20.5
2008 19.1
2009 17.6
2010 15.7
2011 15
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36363636363636
2006 0.6245247148289
2007
2008 0.69267364414843
2009 0.44087038789026
2010 0.80543933054393
2011 0.79713603818616
2012 0.83353151010702

Compare West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,619.8% 16.2:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 83.4%
 

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Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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