Western Guilford High School



Western Guilford High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Guilford 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
9 354
10 354
11 344
12 281

Western Guilford High School is a public high school of the Guilford County School District located in Greensboro, NC. It has 1,333 students in grades 9th through 12th. Western Guilford High School is the 129th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 4,112th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 72.17

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Western Guilford High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 676
(51%)
12,105
(50%)
 Male 657
(49%)
12,192
(50%)

Western Guilford High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 547
(41%)
9,859
(41%)
 White 460
(35%)
9,192
(38%)
 Hispanic 200
(15%)
2,718
(11%)
 Two or More 68
(5%)
927
(4%)
 Asian 51
(4%)
1,461
(6%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
114
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
26
(0%)

Western Guilford High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 731
(55%)
11,469
(47%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 602
(45%)
12,828
(53%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Western Guilford High School is ranked 146th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Guilford High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.8%. 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 Guilford High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1490
2006 1417
2007 1324
2008 1349
2009 1380
2010 1302
2011 1285
2012 1255
2013 1242
2014 1308
2015 1333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24
2006 17.2
2007 15.7
2008 17.6
2009 18.1
2010 17
2011 17.5
2012 17.2
2013 17.4
2014 18.8
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21476510067114
2006 0.18419195483416
2007
2008 0.28391401037806
2009 0.35869565217391
2010 0.3778801843318
2011 0.43501945525292
2012 0.45498007968127
2013 0.44847020933977
2014 0.46177370030581
2015 0.45161290322581

Compare Western Guilford High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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