West Lauderdale High School



West Lauderdale High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Lauderdale 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
9 168
10 182
11 149
12 128
UG 4

West Lauderdale High School is a public high school of the Lauderdale County School District located in Collinsville, MS. It has 631 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Lauderdale High School is the 97th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 9,031st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.5 to 1.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.04

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West Lauderdale High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 323
(51%)
1,022
(52%)
 Female 308
(49%)
933
(48%)

West Lauderdale High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 504
(80%)
1,270
(65%)
 Black 113
(18%)
625
(32%)
 Hispanic 10
(2%)
46
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Lauderdale High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 440
(70%)
987
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 157
(25%)
828
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(5%)
140
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Lauderdale High School is ranked 224th out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Lauderdale High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 70.3%. 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 Lauderdale High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 613
2010 597
2011 598
2012 592
2013 602
2014 622
2015 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 16.5
2010 15.4
2011 17.1
2012 15.9
2013 16.6
2014 17.6
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.28221859706362
2010 0.29313232830821
2011 0.30602006688963
2012 0.31081081081081
2013 0.29235880398671
2014 0.31350482315113
2015 0.3026941362916

Compare West Lauderdale High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Lauderdale High School
Collinsville, MS
Public 09 - 12 631 17.5:1  
Northeast Lauderdale High School
Meridian, MS
Public 09 - 12 612 13.6:1 11 miles
Meridian High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,471 18.1:1 12 miles
Lamar School
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Private PK - 12 571 12:1 12 miles
Calvary Christian School
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Private KG - 12 100 7:1 13 miles
The Pentecostal Christian Academy
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Private KG - 12 53 5:1 14 miles
Union High School
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Public 09 - 12 252 14.8:1 18 miles
Newton County High School
Decatur, MS
Public 06 - 12 961 16.9:1 18 miles
Newton County Academy
Decatur, MS
Private PK - 12 256 11:1 19 miles
Kemper County High School
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Public 07 - 12 495 13.7:1 20 miles
Southeast Lauderdale High School
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Public 09 - 12 434 15.5:1 21 miles
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