Western Hills High School



Western Hills High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Hills 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
9 248
10 204
11 198
12 156
UG 2

Western Hills High School is a public high school of the Franklin County School District located in Frankfort, KY. It has 808 students in grades 9th through 12th. Western Hills High School is the 118th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 7,341st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.2 to 1.

Total Students: 808
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,341st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 118th out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 342nd out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 131st out of 386

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Western Hills High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 409
(51%)
922
(51%)
 Female 399
(49%)
902
(49%)

Western Hills High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 689
(85%)
1,438
(79%)
 Two or More 43
(5%)
94
(5%)
 Black 41
(5%)
164
(9%)
 Hispanic 26
(3%)
99
(5%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
26
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Western Hills High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 498
(62%)
1,020
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 270
(33%)
733
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(5%)
71
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Western Hills High School is ranked 165th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Hills High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.4%) is lower than the state average of 54.2%. 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 Hills High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 727
2006 754
2007 739
2008 751
2009 722
2010 769
2011 806
2012 765
2013 806
2014 820
2015 808

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 18
2007 16.1
2008 16.5
2009 N/A
2010 17.4
2011 18.1
2012 18.2
2013 19.4
2014 19.9
2015 19.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23796423658872
2006 0.24668435013263
2007 0.27740189445196
2008 0.32223701731025
2009 0.3601108033241
2010 0.36801040312094
2011 0.35235732009926
2012 0.34771241830065
2013 0.3560794044665
2014 0.35121951219512
2015 0.38366336633663

Compare Western Hills High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,920.0% 19.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 

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Western Hills High School
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Public 09 - 12 808 19.2:1  
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