Western Cape College
Rocky Point, Weipa, QLD
Western Cape College is a Combined Public School located in Weipa, QLD. As of 2019, Western Cape College had 946 students enrolled.
Of all the students enrolled, there are 470 boys and 476 girls enrolled.
NAPLAN is an annual assessment for all students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. It tests the types of skills that are essential for every child to progress through school and life. The test covers skills in reading, writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation, and numeracy. The assessments are undertaken every year in the second full week in May.
Western Cape College’s Naplan results are 0% above the average combined school in Queensland.
At Western Cape College there are 91 full time equivalent teaching staff and 75 non-teaching staff (admin, teacher-aides, cleaners).
For every teacher, there are 10.4 students enrolled.
For every female student there are 0.99 male students.
Language Background ⓘ
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students.
Disadvantaged Students ⓘ
How effective is this school at bridging the achievement gap to support low income families?
ICSEA is a scale which allows for fair and reasonable comparisons among schools with similar students. ICSEA stands for Index of Community Socio-Educational Advantage.
A schools ICSEA value is calculated by factoring in parents occupation, parents education, geographical location and proportion of indigenous students. The average ICSEA is set at 1000 and should be used as a benchmark.
ICSEA Value (1000 Average)