West Wilkes High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.2
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 697 Students
  • 38 Teachers

West Wilkes High
6598 BOONE TRAIL
MILLERS CREEK, NC 28651

Phone: (336) 973-4503

District: Wilkes County Schools

Overview

At West Wilkes High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West Wilkes High is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. West Wilkes High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Wilkes County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 697
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 38

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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 84%
Proficient in Algebra N/A
College Readiness Index 8.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
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 4
Total Students 2,803
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 11.6

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Nearby Schools

West Wilkes High is 1 of 4 schools in the Wilkes County Schools.

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