Western High School

Western High School serves 3,011 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Western High School operates within the Broward School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 3011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,011 students
Western High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Students by Grade Western High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 15:1
Western High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
32%
28%
Black
6%
23%
White
52%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Western High School Sch Ethnicity Western High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.45
Western High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
24%
49%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 261,699 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
325
23
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,989
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Broward School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM $138 MM
Broward School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,032 MM $159 MM
Broward School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $13,793
Broward School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,826 $15,882
Broward School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cypress Bay High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Ridge Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flamingo Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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    DavieFL 33324
    (754)323-5800
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Davie, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.61, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Davie is Nova Blanche Forman Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.