Westside High School

1002 Patriots Way,

Augusta, GA, 30907-3136

Tel: (706)868-4030
Grades: 9-12

844 students

Westside High School serves 844 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Westside High School operates within the Richmond County School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 844 students
Westside High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Westside High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Westside High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Westside High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Westside High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Westside High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
52%
37%
Westside High School Black (1994-2012)
White
35%
44%
Westside High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Westside High School Sch Ethnicity Westside 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.
0.61 0.66
Westside High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
43%
51%
Westside 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.
7%
7%
Westside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,075 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Richmond County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
5
Number of Students Managed 35,075 3,298
Richmond County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 53% 66%
Richmond County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $34 MM
Richmond County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $36 MM
Richmond County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,609 $9,939
Richmond County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,488 $10,367
Richmond County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lighthouse Care Center Of Augusta (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tutt Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Warren Road Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Augusta Warren Road Elementary School
    311 Warren Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30907
    (706)737-7225
    0.7  mi  |  573  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Augusta Merry Elementary School
    415 Boy Scout Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30909
    (706)737-7185
    1.3  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Augusta Tutt Middle School
    495 Boy Scout Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30909
    (706)737-7288
    1.8  mi  |  615  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Augusta National Hills Elementary School
    1215 Northwood Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30909
    (706)737-7266
    2  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Augusta Garrett Elementary School
    1100 Eisenhower Dr
    Augusta , GA , 30904
    (706)737-7222
    2.2  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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