Westminster School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 2,721 students in Westminster School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Colorado.
Public High Schools in Westminster School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Colorado public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Westminster School District are Westminster High School and Hidden Lake High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Westminster School District have a Graduation Rate of 70%, which is less than the Colorado average of 81%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Westminster High School, with 82% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Colorado or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public high school average of 45% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Westminster School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Westminster School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
2 Schools
533 Schools
# Students
2,721 Students
313,550 Students
# Teachers
125 Teachers
17,028 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Westminster School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 182 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 57% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#163 out of 186 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westminster   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westminster   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westminster   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
69%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westminster   School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.37
0.60
# American Indian Students
14 Students
2,304 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
134 Students
10,667 Students
% Asian Students
5%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,137 Students
101,657 Students
% Hispanic Students
79%
32%
# Black Students
29 Students
14,164 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
359 Students
171,876 Students
% White Students
13%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
758 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
41 Students
11,692 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
384
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,101
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,311
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,290
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
3,574
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
3,545
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
3,609
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
6,418
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
8,410
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
9,099
# Students in 9th Grade:
691
69,740
# Students in 10th Grade:
662
66,817
# Students in 11th Grade:
624
64,863
# Students in 12th Grade:
744
67,389
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,572 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,173. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,601 is less than the state median of $15,158. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$119 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westminster   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$110 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Westminster   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,572
$16,173
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westminster   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,601
$15,158
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westminster   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Westminster School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Westminster High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6933 Raleigh St
Westminster, CO 80030
(303) 657-3980
Grades: 9-12
| 2,376 students
Rank: #22.
Hidden Lake High School
Vocational School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7300 Lowell Boulevard
Westminster, CO 80030
(303) 428-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 345 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,721 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 69% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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