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LAKOTA WEST HIGH SCHOOL
8940 Union Center Blvd.
West Chester, Ohio 45069
Ph: (513)874-5699 Fax: (513)682-4135

THE SCHOOL 2018-19

Lakota West High School is located in West Chester Township, approximately 20 miles north of Cincinnati.  Lakota West students represent diverse backgrounds in a middle/upper middle class community. 

Grades:

9-12 (9th grade campus and 10th -12th campus)

Enrollment:

2647 students

Twelfth Grade:

682 students

Faculty:

151 certificated members

Courses:

180 offerings, each meeting 4 days a week for 1625 minutes of instruction per week

School Year:

36 weeks divided into 4 nine weeks/2 semesters

Accreditation:

North Central Association of School and Colleges; Ohio Department of Education

CEEB #:

365-417

THE GRADUATES
All data refers to the 2017 Lakota West graduation class.

Post-secondary Plans:

To pursue a four-year degree

73.6

To enter military

4.9%

 

To pursue a two-year degree

9.4%

To enter the work force

2.4%

 

Other

3.3%

 

 

ACT Composite Score:

Waiting on ACT Profile Report

SAT:

Waiting on SAT Profile Report

Advanced Placement:

Lakota West offers 21 Advanced Placement classes: Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language and Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French, Government & Politics, Human Geography, Latin Vergil, Micro/Macroeconomics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art: Drawing, US History

Honors Courses:

Lakota West offers 14 Honors classes: Advanced Composition, Algebra II, American History, Anatomy, Biology, Chemistry, English 9, English 10, English 11, Geometry, Physics, Pre-Calculus, World Studies, Zoology

Scholarships:

$2,336,603.00

Scholars/Honors:

3 National Merit Finalists, 15 National AP Scholars, 53 AP Scholars w/Distinction, 29 AP Scholars, w/ Honors Awards, and 44 AP Scholar Awards

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

In addition to passing all portions of the Ohio Graduation Test, a student must earn 20 Carnegie units of credit, including the following:

Class

Carnegie Units of Credit

Class

Carnegie Units of Credit

English

4.0

Health

0.5

Mathematics

4.0

Physical Education

0.5*

Social Studies

3.0

C/P Arts

1.0

Science

3.0

Electives

4.0

 

 

*Lakota accepts Physical Education Waiver

THE GRADING SYSTEM

Grade

Range

Value

AP/Honors

 

Grade

Range

Value

AP/Honors Value

A+

97-100%

4.33

5.33

 

C+

77-79%

2.33

3.33

A

93-96%

4.00

5.00

 

C

73-76%

2.00

3.00

A-

90-92%

3.67

4.67

 

C-

70-72%

1.67

2.67

B+

87-89%

3.33

4.33

 

D+

67-69%

1.33

1.33

B

83-86%

3.00

4.00

 

D

63-66%

1.00

1.00

B-

80-82%

2.67

3.67

 

D-

60-62%

0.67

0.67