West High School

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7/10
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14
Grades
9-12
Students
2,062
Type
Public
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Academics
Test scores
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Science
84%
State avg: 77%
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Social Studies
86%
State avg: 82%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

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

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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
86%
State avg: 88%
Average ACT score
26
State avg: 22
AP course participation
20%
State avg: 18%
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Environment
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Students
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White, not Hispanic
53%
Hispanic
17%
Black, not Hispanic
12%
Asian
11%
Two or more races
6%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
292 :1
State avg: 497 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
93%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
30 Ash Street
Madison, WI 53726
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Last modified: June 1, 2017

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