Western High School

1200 Sw 136th Ave,

Davie, FL, 33325-4304

Tel: (754)323-2400
Grades: 9-12

3,011 students

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 (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Western High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.69. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Western High School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
3%
2%
Western High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
32%
28%
Western High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
23%
Western High School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
43%
Western High School White (1988-2012)
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 0.69
Western High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Western High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Western High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
20
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,762
Broward School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Davie Flamingo Elementary School
    1130 Sw 133rd Ave
    Davie , FL , 33325
    (754)323-5700
    0.3  mi  |  738  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sunrise Sawgrass Elementary School
    12655 Nw 8th St
    Sunrise , FL , 33325
    (754)322-8500
    2  mi  |  977  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Weston Country Isles Elementary School
    2300 Country Isles Rd
    Weston , FL , 33326
    (754)323-5250
    2.8  mi  |  950  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Davie Indian Ridge Middle School
    1355 South Nob Hill Rd
    Davie , FL , 33324
    (754)323-3300
    3  mi  |  1992  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Davie Fox Trail Elementary School
    1250 Nob Hill Rd
    Davie , FL , 33324
    (754)323-5800
    3  mi  |  1261  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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