West High School



West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West 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
9 349
10 204
11 129
12 104

West High School is a public high school of the Columbus City School District located in Columbus, OH. It has 786 students in grades 9th through 12th. West High School is the 238th largest public high school in Ohio and the 7,526th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 786
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,526th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Ohio: 238th out of 970
Student/Teacher Rank in Ohio: 265th out of 936
Full Time Teacher Rank in Ohio: 183rd out of 936

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West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 420
(53%)
7,319
(51%)
 Female 366
(47%)
7,038
(49%)

West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 341
(43%)
2,940
(20%)
 Black 269
(34%)
8,914
(62%)
 Hispanic 118
(15%)
1,230
(9%)
 Two or More 51
(6%)
621
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
613
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 779
(99%)
10,087
(70%)
 Not Eligible 7
(1%)
4,270
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West High School is ranked 44th out of 812 ranked schools in Ohio, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.5%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1133
2006 1052
2007 1067
2008 1051
2009 1057
2010 956
2011 838
2012 841
2013 820
2014 774
2015 786

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 18.1
2007 20.5
2008 19.1
2009 17.6
2010 15.7
2011 15
2012 17.9
2013 17.1
2014 N/A
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36363636363636
2006 0.6245247148289
2007
2008 0.69267364414843
2009 0.44087038789026
2010 0.80543933054393
2011 0.79713603818616
2012 0.83353151010702
2013 0.8109756097561
2014 1
2015 0.9910941475827

Compare West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,682.2% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 99.1%
 

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