West Valley High School



West Valley High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Valley 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
9 296
10 269
11 259
12 201

West Valley High School is a public high school of the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District located in Fairbanks, AK. It has 1,025 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Valley High School is the 14th largest public high school in Alaska and the 5,803rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,025
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,803rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 14th out of 288
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 242nd out of 287
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 10th out of 287

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former WVHS Students

West Valley High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 541
(53%)
2,831
(52%)
 Female 484
(47%)
2,610
(48%)

West Valley High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 638
(62%)
3,254
(60%)
 Two or More 142
(14%)
676
(12%)
 American Indian 108
(11%)
580
(11%)
 Hispanic 62
(6%)
438
(8%)
 Black 39
(4%)
276
(5%)
 Asian 32
(3%)
156
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
61
(1%)

West Valley High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 786
(77%)
3,803
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 192
(19%)
1,322
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(5%)
316
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Valley High School is ranked 20th out of 208 ranked schools in Alaska, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Valley High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.6%. 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.

West Valley High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1235
2006 1251
2007 1203
2008 1106
2009 1087
2010 1073
2011 1040
2012 1024
2013 969
2014 1000
2015 1025

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 20.2
2007 19.5
2008 17.4
2009 18
2010 18.9
2011 17.6
2012 18.3
2013 17.9
2014 19.3
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12550607287449
2006 0.13269384492406
2007 0.15045719035744
2008 0.13562386980108
2009 0.12879484820607
2010 0.17986952469711
2011 0.14326923076923
2012 0.251953125
2013 0.22910216718266
2014 0.239
2015 0.23317073170732

Compare West Valley High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,762.4% 17.6:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 51.6%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Valley High School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 09 - 12 1,025 20:1  
Hutchison High School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 09 - 12 403 16.1:1 1 miles
Effie Kokrine Charter School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 07 - 12 156 14.8:1 1 miles
Raven Correspondence School
Fairbanks, AK
Public PK - 12 1,268 111:1 2 miles
Ryan Middle School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 07 - 08 364 17.3:1 3 miles
Lathrop High School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 09 - 12 1,040 18.7:1 3 miles
Randy Smith Middle School
Fairbanks, AK
Public 07 - 08 328 17.3:1 3 miles
Immaculate Conception School
Fairbanks, AK
Private PK - 12 404 9:1 4 miles
Catholic Schools of Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK
Private PK - 12 403 9:1 4 miles
Fairbanks B.e.s.t.
Fairbanks, AK
Public KG - 12 274 274:1 4 miles
Alternative Learning Systems
Fairbanks, AK
Public PK - 12 106 26.5:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.