West Point High School



West Point High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Point 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
9 266
10 252
11 312
12 131
UG 14

West Point High School is a public high school of the West Point School District located in West Point, MS. It has 975 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Point High School is the 49th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 6,005th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.1 to 1.

Total Students: 975
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.58

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West Point High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 537
(55%)
785
(53%)
 Male 438
(45%)
710
(47%)

West Point High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 822
(84%)
1,255
(84%)
 White 143
(15%)
221
(15%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Point High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 738
(76%)
1,168
(78%)
 Not Eligible 165
(17%)
226
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(7%)
101
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Point High School is ranked 23rd out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Point High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.1%) is higher than the state average of 67.4%. 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 Point High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 1041
2007 1081
2008 1051
2009 1036
2010 979
2011 980
2012 975

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 17.5
2007 17.5
2008 16.5
2009 16.7
2010 18
2011 15.8
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76180904522613
2006 0.77329490874159
2007 0.78075855689177
2008 0.78591817316841
2009 0.82239382239382
2010 0.82124616956078
2011 0.86020408163265
2012 0.83076923076923

Compare West Point High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 
This School 83.1%
 

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

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