West High School

1/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
9-12
Students
774
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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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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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Integrated Math 1
44%
Government
20%
Math
64%
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1/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

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

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
56%
State avg: 83%
Average SAT score
1470
SAT participation rate
1%
State avg:
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
46%
Black
34%
Hispanic
12%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
268 :1
State avg: 519 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
27%
State avg: 10%
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14 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 3
4 0
3 2
2 1
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Neighborhood
179 South Powell Ave
Columbus, OH 43204
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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