Westminster High School

Westminster High School serves 2,388 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Westminster High School operates within the Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2388 students has grown by 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,388 students
Westminster High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westminster High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Westminster High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westminster High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 18:1
Westminster High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.44 0.38
Westminster High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
64%
35%
Westminster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
10%
7%
Westminster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,101 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 87% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,156 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,768 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 77% over four years.
School District Name Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 10,101 555
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 57% 83%
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $7 MM
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $146 MM $7 MM
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,156 $12,220
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,768 $11,937
Westminster,   No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Goal Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Early College Of Arvada (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Josephine Hodgkins Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverJosephine Hodgkins Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 659 students3475 West 67th Ave
    DenverCO 80221
    (303)428-1121
    0.5PK-5659
  • ArvadaTennyson Knolls Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 403 students6330 Tennyson St
    ArvadaCO 80003
    (303)429-4090
    0.6KG-5403
  • WestminsterGoal Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 3149 students3621 West 73rd Ave
    WestminsterCO 80300
    (719)545-4707
    0.79-123149
  • WestminsterHidden Lake High School
    Vocational School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 293 students7300 Lowell Blvd
    WestminsterCO 80030
    (303)428-2600
    0.79-12293
  • WestminsterColorado Stem Academy
    Magnet School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 3-8 | 184 students7281 Irving St
    WestminsterCO 80030
    (720)542-5016
    0.83-8184

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