Westminster High School

Westminster High School serves 2,680 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Westminster High School operates within the Huntington Beach Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 2680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,680 students
Westminster High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 103 teachers
Westminster High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Westminster High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 22:1
Westminster High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Westminster High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
42%
11%
Westminster High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
45%
52%
Westminster High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Westminster High School Black (1988-2012)
White
5%
26%
Westminster High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Westminster High School Sch Ethnicity Westminster 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.
0.62 1.15
Westminster 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.
n/a
10%
Westminster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Westminster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Huntington Beach Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 16,411 1,671
Huntington Beach Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Huntington Beach Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $208 MM $19 MM
District Spending $262 MM $18 MM
Huntington Beach Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,918 $11,099
Huntington Beach Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,251 $10,975
Huntington Beach Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hbuhsd Community Day (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Johnson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willmore Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Westminster Willmore Elementary School
    7122 Maple St
    Westminster , CA , 92683
    (714)895-3765
    0.2  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Westminster Webber Elementary School
    14142 Hoover St
    Westminster , CA , 92683
    (714)894-7288
    0.5  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Westminster Hbuhsd Community Day
    Alternative School
    1022 Westminster Mall
    Westminster , CA , 92683
    (714)799-1414
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Westminster Johnson Middle School
    13603 Edwards St
    Westminster , CA , 92683
    (714)894-7244
    0.8  mi  |  776  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Westminster Schmitt Elementary School
    7200 Trask Ave
    Westminster , CA , 92683
    (714)894-7264
    0.8  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Westminster, CA 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 0.60, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Westminster is Hbuhsd Community Day. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.