West Limestone High School



West Limestone High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Limestone High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 32
2 41
3 39
4 45
5 41
6 137
7 118
8 125
9 115
10 124
11 113
12 97

West Limestone High School is a public elementary school located in Lester, AL in the Limestone County School District. It enrolls 1,066 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Limestone High School is the 15th largest public school in Alabama and the 849th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,066
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 849th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 15th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 625th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 32nd out of 783

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West Limestone High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 576
(54%)
4,614
(52%)
 Female 490
(46%)
4,334
(48%)

West Limestone High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 962
(90%)
7,354
(82%)
 Hispanic 68
(6%)
635
(7%)
 Black 21
(2%)
803
(9%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
43
(0%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
56
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
51
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

West Limestone High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 572
(54%)
5,055
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 416
(39%)
3,428
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(7%)
465
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, West Limestone High School is ranked 90th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Limestone High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.3%) is lower than the state average of 60.8%. 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 Limestone High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 968
2007 956
2008 954
2009 955
2010 973
2011 991
2012 1066

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 16.4
2007 14.6
2008 16
2009 16.7
2010 15.7
2011 16
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33266331658291
2006 0.34607438016529
2007 0.34309623430962
2008 0.36058700209644
2009 0.40104712041885
2010 0.4049331963001
2011 0.49646821392533
2012 0.46341463414634

Compare West Limestone High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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West Limestone High School
Lester, AL
Public KG - 12 1,066 15.5:1  
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Public KG - 06 450 13.3:1 8 miles
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Public KG - 04 282 12.3:1 12 miles
Piney Chapel Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 209 11.9:1 13 miles
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Public PK - 12 1,134 15.6:1 13 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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