West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#370
College Readiness Index
52.8
Algebra Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 1,049 Students
  • 65 Teachers

West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School
1105 NORTH GRANT ST
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47906

Phone: (765) 746-0400

District: West Lafayette Com School Corp

Overview

West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School is ranked 4th within Indiana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School is 56 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 29 percent. West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School is the only high school in the West Lafayette Com School Corp.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#370
State Rank
#4
STEM Rank
#72

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,049
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 13%
Full-Time Teachers 65

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 98%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 52.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,049
Proficient in English (district average) 98%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 52.8

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