West Platte High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
935 Washington St
Weston, MO 64098
Phone
(816) 640-2292
District
WEST PLATTE CO. R-II
County
PLATTE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
269
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.0% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

West Platte High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61.55 47
Proficiency in Reading 70.30 51
Proficiency in Math 52.8 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.03
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 41 15.2%
Grade 8 51 19.0%
Grade 9 46 17.1%
Grade 10 43 16.0%
Grade 11 47 17.5%
Grade 12 41 15.2%
Total 269 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.4% 95.5% 74.2%
Black 0.8% 0.3% 16.6%
Hispanic 3.4% 3.6% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.5% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.0% 18.5% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 12.8% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 5.7% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,848 6,126,452
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 28.4 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.9% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.4% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 21.9% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,629 2,391,245
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.8% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.7% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.2% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.0% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.8% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,588 $4,998,216 30.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $364 $211,848 1.3%
Staff $1,213 $705,966 4.3%
General Administration $727 $423,114 2.6%
School Administration $979 $569,778 3.5%
Operation $2,019 $1,175,058 7.1%
Transportation $541 $314,862 1.9%
Other $3 $1,746 0.0%
Total Support $5,847 $3,402,954 20.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $13,918 $8,100,276 49.1%
Total Expenditures $28,352 $16,500,864 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,138 $5,615,788,195 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $425,572,122 3.9%
Staff $477 $436,527,450 4.0%
General Administration $373 $341,293,271 3.1%
School Administration $609 $556,779,035 5.1%
Operation $1,035 $946,917,146 8.6%
Transportation $523 $478,870,643 4.4%
Other $254 $232,670,246 2.1%
Total Support $3,736 $3,418,578,057 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,148 $1,965,621,993 17.9%
Total Expenditures $12,022 $11,000,014,194 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%