West Salem High School



West Salem High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Salem 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
9 124
10 137
11 156
12 124

West Salem High School is a public high school of the West Salem School District located in West Salem, WI. It has 541 students in grades 9th through 12th. West Salem High School is the 179th largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 10,141st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.8 to 1.

Total Students: 541
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,141st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 179th out of 600
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 310th out of 576
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 179th out of 576

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West Salem High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 274
(51%)
274
(51%)
 Male 267
(49%)
267
(49%)

West Salem High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 503
(93%)
503
(93%)
 Hispanic 14
(3%)
14
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
10
(2%)
 Black 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Salem High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 434
(80%)
434
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(15%)
80
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(5%)
27
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Salem High School is ranked 265th out of 560 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Salem High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.8%) is lower than the state average of 35.4%. 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 Salem High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 538
2006 533
2007 535
2008 556
2009 538
2010 554
2011 546
2012 539
2013 572
2014 565
2015 541

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 14.9
2007 15.1
2008 15.5
2009 15
2010 15.2
2011 17.1
2012 14.7
2013 14.9
2014 N/A
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13382899628253
2006 0.14258911819887
2007 0.11588785046729
2008 0.15467625899281
2009 0.17843866171004
2010 0.20216606498195
2011 0.2032967032967
2012 0.23191094619666
2013 0.2465034965035
2014 0.22300884955752
2015 0.19778188539741

Compare West Salem High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,487.9% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.8%
 
State Average 35.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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