School Details

West Davidson High

Dragon Drive, Lexington, NC 27295
(336) 853-8082

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 741 students 16 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade


End of Class Tests (EOC)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Course (EOC) tests to assess high school students in Algebra I, English I, and Biology. The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Davidson County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Davidson High is a public high school in Lexington. The principal of West Davidson High is Mr Travis Smith, who can be contacted at 741 students go to West Davidson High and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 42% of the 741 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at West Davidson High is 16:1. Central Davidson High is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Band
  • Chorus

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish


  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 87%
Hispanic 5% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 3%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Asian 0.9% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.6% 0.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.1% 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.05%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 42% 46%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (12 months ago)

    west davidson high school is the best school in the world it has very friendly people in it and there is no bullying

  • (4 years ago)

    West has many great teachers and the administration has gotten stronger over the past couple of years...I currently have 2 sons at west and they both are pleased with both the academics and athletics

  • (5 years ago)

    This school is a great school. It helps prepare you for college. I attended this school and it was great. I loved everthing about it!

  • (6 years ago)

    This school is a joke!!! It does not prepare you for college nor do half of the teachers there even care about you or try to help you when you need help. Yes it is a safe school but come on people it is not a school to prepare you for the 'real world'

  • (6 years ago)

    West Davidson is a great high school with some good teachers. My daughter enjoys the atmosphere and people and I feel she is safe here. Go Big Green!

  • (7 years ago)

    West Davidson is a very good school. I feel like my daughter is safe when she goes to school and I feel that she is receiving a good education. For the most part I am very pleased with the academics extra curricular activities and atmosphere of this school.

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  • Principal leadership
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