Wheeling Park High School



Wheeling Park High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeling Park 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
9 383
10 380
11 377
12 374

Wheeling Park High School is a public high school of the Ohio County School District located in Wheeling, WV. It has 1,514 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wheeling Park High School is the 8th largest public high school in West Virginia and the 3,289th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,514
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 119.5

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Wheeling Park High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 770
(51%)
770
(51%)
 Male 744
(49%)
744
(49%)

Wheeling Park High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,328
(88%)
1,328
(88%)
 Black 113
(7%)
113
(7%)
 Two or More 38
(3%)
38
(3%)
 Asian 16
(1%)
16
(1%)
 Hispanic 14
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wheeling Park High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 911
(60%)
911
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 555
(37%)
555
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(3%)
48
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wheeling Park High School is ranked 10th out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeling Park High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Wheeling Park High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1814
2006 1803
2007 1743
2008 1688
2009 1630
2010 1690
2011 1694
2012 1650
2013 1614
2014 1549
2015 1514

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.4
2007 14.9
2008 14.7
2009 13.9
2010 13
2011 14.3
2012 13.5
2013 13.6
2014 13.1
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35887541345094
2006 0.34886300610094
2007 0.39414802065404
2008 0.39454976303318
2009 0.38588957055215
2010 0.42307692307692
2011 0.37249114521842
2012 0.37030303030303
2013 0.37732342007435
2014 0.3666881859264
2015 0.39828269484808

Compare Wheeling Park High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.8%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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