West High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
13
Grades
9-12
Students
1,667
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Reading
73%
State avg: 81%
Science
73%
State avg: 81%
Math
76%
State avg: 84%
College readiness
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AP course participation
7%
State avg: 9%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
52%
State avg: 65%
Equity
Environment
Students
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White
62%
Black
18%
Hispanic
9%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
423 :1
State avg: 409 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
21%
State avg: 10%
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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