West High School

14653 Clayton Rd, Ballwin, MO 63011 | (314) 415-7500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,271
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Jeremy Mitchell
  • Fax: (314) 415-7534
  • Website: www.pkwy.k12.mo.us
School District Details
  • Parkway C-2 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,555
  • Graduation Rate: 87.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.2
  • Enrolled Students: 17,386

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,271
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 84.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 652 (51.3%)
  • Females: 619 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (1.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 48 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 69 (5.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Black17914.1%
Asian1068.3%
Hispanic131.0%
White96976.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade31424.7%
10th Grade30924.3%
11th Grade32125.3%
12th Grade32725.7%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
17.0
District:
15.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
95.6%
District:
94.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.9%
District:
1.2%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 12.9%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 76.8%
Percent Entering a Non-College Post-Secondary Institution: 0.3%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 4.2%
Percent Entering the Military: 1.3%
Percent Unknown: 2.6%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 8.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 13.7
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $116,326
Average Salary of Teachers: $61,881
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
97.4%
District:
99.6%
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
School:
0.9%
District:
0.4%
Percent of Teachers with No Certificate: 1.7%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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