Westside High School

Westside High School serves 1,923 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Westside High School operates within the Westside Community s School District.
Westside Community s School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 1923 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,923 students
Westside High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Westside High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Westside High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Westside High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
6%
17%
Westside High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
7%
Westside High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
79%
69%
Westside High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Westside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.37 0.26
Westside High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
18%
35%
Westside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
9%
Westside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Westside Community s School District's student population of 6,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 81% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,151 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,784 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Westside Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
2
Number of Students Managed 6,173 352
Westside Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 91%
Westside Community s School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $5 MM
Westside Community s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $71 MM $5 MM
Westside Community s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,151 $15,061
Westside Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,784 $13,876
Westside Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Transition Program At Pva High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westside Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loveland Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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5.0  12/6/2014
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