West Senior High

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
10
Grades
9-12
Students
1,640
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Social Studies
30%
State avg: 43%
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English
29%
State avg: 48%
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Science
24%
State avg: 29%
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9/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 77%
AP course participation
31%
State avg: 14%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
76%
State avg: 70%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
90%
Hispanic
3%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
2%
Two or more races
2%
African-American
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
2%
State avg: 9%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 100%
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Neighborhood
5376 North Long Lake Road
Traverse City, MI 49684
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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