Westminster High School

Westminster High School serves 2,616 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 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 2616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,616 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 22:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
40%
11%
Hispanic
49%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
5%
26%
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.
0.60 0.42
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.
62%
48%
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.
11%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,374 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 16,374 1,667
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $208 MM $19 MM
District Spending $262 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,918 $11,099
District Spending / Student $16,251 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • WestminsterWillmore Elementary School
    7122 Maple St
    WestminsterCA 92683
    (714)895-3765
    0.2 mi | 383 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WestminsterWebber Elementary School
    14142 Hoover St
    WestminsterCA 92683
    (714)894-7288
    0.5 mi | 397 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WestminsterHbuhsd Community Day
    Alternative School
    1022 Westminster Mall
    WestminsterCA 92683
    (714)799-1414
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 30 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WestminsterJohnson Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    13603 Edwards St
    WestminsterCA 92683
    (714)894-7244
    0.8 mi | 756 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WestminsterSchmitt Elementary School
    7200 Trask Ave
    WestminsterCA 92683
    (714)894-7264
    0.8 mi | 519 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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