Westside High An Early College Academy

Westside High An Early College Academy serves 1,658 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Westside High An Early College Academy operates within the Anderson 05 School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is equal to the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,658 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
4%
7%
Black
41%
36%
White
53%
52%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 0.41
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.
51%
52%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,417 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,962 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,024 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Anderson 05 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
7
Number of Students Managed 13,417 4,140
Graduation Rate 66% 66%
District Total Revenue $124 MM $37 MM
District Spending $137 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,962 $9,170
District Spending / Student $11,024 $10,604
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Anderson Five Career Campus High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School Of Inquiry And Innovation A (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitehall Elementary A Global Communication School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AndersonWhitehall Elementary A Global Communication School
    702 Whitehall Rd
    AndersonSC 29625
    (864)260-5255
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 452 students                      
  • AndersonCenterville Academy Of 21st Century Learning
    1529 Whitehall Rd
    AndersonSC 29625
    (864)260-5100
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 640 students                      
  • AndersonLakeside Middle School Of Inquiry And Innovation A
    315 Pearman Dairy Rd
    AndersonSC 29625
    (864)260-5135
    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 599 students                      
  • AndersonNew Prospect Stem Academy
    126 New Prospect Church Rd
    AndersonSC 29625
    (864)260-5195
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 503 students                      
  • AndersonWest Market School Of Early Education
    1909 Dobbins Bridge Rd
    AndersonSC 29626
    (864)260-5200
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK | 233 students                      

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