West Charlotte High School



West Charlotte High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Charlotte 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
9 555
10 424
11 368
12 315

West Charlotte High School is a public high school of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District located in Charlotte, NC. It has 1,662 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Charlotte High School is the 65th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 2,725th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,662
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 106.22

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West Charlotte High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 832
(50%)
22,357
(50%)
 Female 830
(50%)
22,132
(50%)

West Charlotte High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,420
(85%)
19,012
(43%)
 Hispanic 105
(6%)
8,516
(19%)
 Asian 83
(5%)
2,325
(5%)
 White 21
(1%)
13,172
(30%)
 Two or More 19
(1%)
1,237
(3%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
192
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
35
(0%)

West Charlotte High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,630
(98%)
22,566
(51%)
 Not Eligible 32
(2%)
20,162
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,761
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Charlotte High School is ranked 6th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Charlotte High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.8%. 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 Charlotte High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1780
2006 1855
2007 1921
2008 2124
2009 2078
2010 1658
2011 1737
2012 1815
2013 1698
2014 1777
2015 1662

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.2
2007 12.8
2008 14.5
2009 14.7
2010 13.8
2011 13.8
2012 13.6
2013 14.4
2014 16.2
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71404494382022
2006 0.72237196765499
2007 0.6762103071317
2008 0.69632768361582
2009 0.76852743022137
2010 0.7816646562123
2011 0.84513529073115
2012 0.84848484848485
2013 0.85689045936396
2014 0.99606077658976
2015 0.98074608904934

Compare West Charlotte High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 
This School 98.1%
 

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