Western International High School



Western International High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western International 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
9 461
10 471
11 431
12 415

Western International High School is a public high school of the Detroit City School District located in Detroit, MI. It has 1,778 students in grades 8th through 12th. Western International High School is the 33rd largest public high school in Michigan and the 2,282nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,778
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 66
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,282nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 33rd out of 1,189
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1,010th out of 1,154
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 90th out of 1,154

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Western International High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 934
(53%)
18,515
(50%)
 Female 844
(47%)
18,558
(50%)

Western International High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,275
(72%)
4,369
(12%)
 Black 370
(21%)
31,139
(84%)
 White 108
(6%)
697
(2%)
 American Indian 18
(1%)
85
(0%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
64
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
686
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Western International High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 958
(54%)
25,984
(70%)
 Not Eligible 811
(46%)
10,729
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
360
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Western International High School is ranked 17th out of 1,183 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western International High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Western International High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1448
2006 1443
2007 1625
2008 1677
2009 1728
2010 1497
2011 1260
2012 1398
2013 1542
2014 1603
2015 1778

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.2
2006 22.1
2007 23.4
2008 23.4
2009 24.3
2010 23.4
2011 20
2012 19.4
2013 22.9
2014 27.6
2015 26.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69406077348066
2006 0.76923076923077
2007 0.76184615384615
2008 0.70602265951103
2009 0.74710648148148
2010 0.74014696058784
2011 0.6968253968254
2012 0.65307582260372
2013 0.7029831387808
2014 0.65065502183406
2015 0.54386951631046

Compare Western International High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
2,690.0% 26.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 54.4%
 

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