West Lincoln High School



West Lincoln High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Lincoln 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
9 255
10 227
11 240
12 234

West Lincoln High School is a public high school of the Lincoln County School District located in Lincolnton, NC. It has 956 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Lincoln High School is the 213th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 6,136th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.5 to 1.

Total Students: 956
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.78

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West Lincoln High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 513
(54%)
1,947
(53%)
 Female 443
(46%)
1,741
(47%)

West Lincoln High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 848
(89%)
2,975
(81%)
 Hispanic 84
(9%)
383
(10%)
 Black 12
(1%)
236
(6%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
64
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
22
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Lincoln High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 477
(50%)
2,142
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 397
(42%)
1,296
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 82
(9%)
250
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Lincoln High School is ranked 174th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Lincoln High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 46.3%. 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 Lincoln High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1073
2006 946
2007 919
2008 960
2009 959
2010 977
2011 970
2012 956

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15
2007 14.5
2008 15
2009 16.1
2010 16.2
2011 17.2
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33830382106244
2006 0.33509513742072
2007 0.37105549510337
2008 0.39583333333333
2009 0.45568300312826
2010 0.48004094165814
2011 0.48659793814433
2012 0.5010460251046

Compare West Lincoln High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 50.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Lincoln High School
Lincolnton, NC
Public 09 - 12 956 16.5:1  
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Long Shoals Wesleyan Academy
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Private PK - 10 83 5:1 10 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,053 17.3:1 10 miles
Maiden High School
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Public 09 - 12 846 16.8:1 12 miles
Maiden Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 501 16.9:1 12 miles
Bessemer City High School
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Public 09 - 12 610 15.1:1 15 miles
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Public PK - 12 151 9.9:1 15 miles
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