West Mifflin Area High School



West Mifflin Area High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Mifflin Area 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
9 269
10 254
11 243
12 221

West Mifflin Area High School is a public high school of the West Mifflin Area School District located in West Mifflin, PA. It has 987 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Mifflin Area High School is the 215th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 6,053rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 987
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.1

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West Mifflin Area High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 510
(52%)
510
(52%)
 Male 477
(48%)
477
(48%)

West Mifflin Area High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 645
(65%)
645
(65%)
 Black 262
(27%)
262
(27%)
 Two or More 53
(5%)
53
(5%)
 Hispanic 24
(2%)
24
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Mifflin Area High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 536
(54%)
536
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 405
(41%)
405
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(5%)
46
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Mifflin Area High School is ranked 184th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Mifflin Area High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.1%. 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 Mifflin Area High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1101
2006 1130
2007 1226
2008 1206
2009 1157
2010 1162
2011 1102
2012 1072
2013 1051
2014 1008
2015 987

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 17.9
2007 N/A
2008 14.9
2009 14.3
2010 14.6
2011 16.1
2012 15.6
2013 15.4
2014 15.2
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20799273387829
2006 0.23451327433628
2007 0.33931484502447
2008 0.36567164179104
2009 0.37510803802939
2010 0.41480206540448
2011 0.44464609800363
2012 0.4384328358209
2013 0.45765937202664
2014 0.4484126984127
2015 0.45694022289767

Compare West Mifflin Area High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
This School 45.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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