West Henderson High School



West Henderson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Henderson 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
9 290
10 275
11 256
12 274

West Henderson High School is a public high school of the Henderson County School District located in Hendersonville, NC. It has 1,095 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Henderson High School is the 175th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 5,317th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,095
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.42

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West Henderson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 552
(50%)
2,032
(49%)
 Male 543
(50%)
2,096
(51%)

West Henderson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 948
(87%)
3,123
(76%)
 Hispanic 72
(7%)
630
(15%)
 Two or More 40
(4%)
148
(4%)
 Asian 18
(2%)
57
(1%)
 Black 13
(1%)
144
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

West Henderson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 717
(65%)
2,206
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(28%)
1,603
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(7%)
319
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Henderson High School is ranked 250th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Henderson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.5%) is lower than the state average of 46.3%. 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 Henderson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1066
2006 1052
2007 1029
2008 1058
2009 1067
2010 1055
2011 1059
2012 1095

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.4
2007 14.9
2008 15.2
2009 15.3
2010 15.3
2011 15.5
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19136960600375
2006 0.1958174904943
2007 0.17103984450923
2008 0.22117202268431
2009 0.26429240862231
2010 0.29478672985782
2011 0.328611898017
2012 0.34520547945205

Compare West Henderson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.5%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Henderson High School
Hendersonville, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,095 16.2:1  
Balfour Education Center
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Public 06 - 12 112 6.1:1 3 miles
Fletcher Academy
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Private 09 - 12 158 14:1 3 miles
Hendersonville High School
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Public 09 - 12 732 15.8:1 5 miles
Veritas Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 375 13:1 5 miles
Heritage Hall International School
Hendersonville, NC
Private PK - 12 54 5:1 6 miles
North Henderson High School
Hendersonville, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,023 15.9:1 6 miles
Hendersonville Christian School
Hendersonville, NC
Private KG - 12 78 9:1 6 miles
Henderson County Early College
Flat Rock, NC
Public 09 - 12 160 24:1 7 miles
Christ School
Arden, NC
Private 08 - 12 246 7:1 7 miles
East Henderson High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,006 14.9:1 8 miles
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