West Platte High School

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9/10
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Reviews
20
Grades
7-12
Students
270
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have above average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above 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.


Subject
% Proficient
Missouri Assessment Program
English
81%
State avg: 59%
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Math
53%
State avg: 36%
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Science
60%
State avg: 48%
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8/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A promising sign:

This school is 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:
Average ACT score
22
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 12%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
95%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
2%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
1%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
11 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
273 :1
State avg: 346 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 89%
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20 Reviews
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Neighborhood
935 Washington Street
Weston, MO 64098
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