Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,201
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    118 3.7
  • Ranking

Western Alamance High School is a public school in Boone Station Township, North Carolina. It has 1,201 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 92% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 118 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1731 North Nc 87
Elon, NC 27244
(336) 538-6020

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 118 reviews
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    • Niche User
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    Food: Brought my lunch every day considering you hardly had any time to even eat
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: Dress code was always a hassle to deal with but the punishment was usually fair across the field
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: Did sports all four years of high school and loved every second of it
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Most of the teachers really cared and were willing to help
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There was a fair amount of clubs

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 Western Middle School Public
2.66 Altamahaw Ossipee Elementary School Public
3.66 Clover Garden School Public, Charter
3.00 Elon Elementary School Public
2.66 The Elon School Private
2.66 Hillcrest Elementary School Public
Burlington Day School Private
3.00 Gibsonville Elementary School Public
2.33 Turrentine Middle School Public
Blessed Sacrament School Private, Religious
3.00 Marvin B. Smith Elementary School Public
3.00 Walter M. Williams High School Public
2.33 Grove Park Elementary School Public
Sellars-Gunn Alternative School Public, Alternative
2.33 Burlington Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Highland Elementary School Public
2.00 Eastlawn Elementary School Public
2.00 Harvey R. Newlin Elementary School Public
1.66 Hugh M. Cummings High School Public
2.33 Broadview Middle School Public
2.66 Eastern Middle School Public
1.66 Eastern Guilford High School Public
2.33 R. Homer Andrews Elementary School Public
2.66 Edwin M. Holt Elementary School Public
2.33 Graham Middle School Public
2.00 Graham High School Public
2.00 North Graham Elementary School Public
2.33 South Graham Elementary School Public
2.66 Alamance Christian School Private, Religious
3.66 River Mill Academy Public, Charter
2.66 Sedalia Elementary School Public
2.00 Haw River Elementary School Public
Alamance-Burlington Middle College Public
3.00 McLeansville Elementary School Public
2.00 Northeast Guilford High School Public
2.66 Northeast Guilford Middle School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Western Middle School 1 mi. 911
3.00 Elon Elementary School 3 mi. 642
2.33 Turrentine Middle School 5 mi. 888
3.00 Walter M. Williams High School 5 mi. 1,184
2.66 Highland Elementary School 7 mi. 676

Around Western Alamance High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Western Alamance High School United States Elon Elementary School Highland Elementary School Turrentine Middle School Walter M. Williams High School Western Middle School
White 78.0% 51.6% 70.0% 66.0% 39.0% 46.0% 76.0%
African American 11.0% 15.2% 11.0% 14.0% 31.0% 30.0% 9.0%
Hispanic 6.0% 24.5% 11.0% 9.0% 21.0% 16.0% 8.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 5.0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 4.0% 3.0% 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.6%
Grade 10 26.0%
Grade 11 25.4%
Grade 12 21.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 100% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 40% Our athletics and arts departments
  • 20% Athletics and Academics
  • 20% Influence of other sports teams
  • 10% Freedom as a senior
  • 5% Everything
  • 5% Marching Band

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 33% Dress code
  • 33% Physical facilities
  • 17% Disrespect of teachers
  • 17% Can not take AP classes as a lower classmen

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 10 responses

  • 50% We have great school spirit
  • 40% We're like a huge family!
  • 10% All-in-all

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 50% Football
  • 40% Family
  • 10% Redneck
  • 0% Indescribable

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% Don't limit yourself to your comfort zone.
  • 33% Be socialable

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 14% I love everything about this school.
  • 86% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.