Westhill Central School District

400 Walberta Rd
Syracuse, NY 13219-2214
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,714 students in Westhill Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Westhill Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the New York public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
4 Schools
4,804 Schools
# Students
1,714 Students
2,526,085 Students
# Teachers
141 Teachers
215,006 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Westhill Central School District, which is ranked #324 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#321 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westhill Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westhill Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
51%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westhill Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Westhill Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westhill Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.33
0.72
# American Indian Students
5 Students
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
26 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
2%
10%
# Hispanic Students
83 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
29%
# Black Students
106 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
6%
16%
# White Students
1,397 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
82%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
91 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
138
173,911
# Students in 1st Grade:
103
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
127
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
126
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
148
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
137
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
120
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
126
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
119
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
135
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
148
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
134
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
149
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
4
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,016 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,303 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$40 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westhill Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$38 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Westhill Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,016
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westhill Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,303
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westhill Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Westhill Central School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Westhill High School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4501 Onondaga Blvd
Syracuse, NY 13219
(315) 426-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 569 students
Rank: #22.
Onondaga Hill Middle School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4860 Onondaga Rd
Syracuse, NY 13215
(315) 426-3400
Grades: 5-8
| 502 students
Rank: #33.
Cherry Road Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
201 Cherry Rd
Syracuse, NY 13219
(315) 426-3300
Grades: K-4
| 408 students
Rank: n/an/a
400 Walberta Rd
Syracuse, NY 13219
(315) 426-3200
Grades: K-1
| 235 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Westhill Central School District?
Westhill Central School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,714 students.
What is the rank of Westhill Central School District?
Westhill Central School District is ranked #324 out of 1,019 school districts in New York (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Westhill Central School District?
82% of Westhill Central School District students are White, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Westhill Central School District?
Westhill Central School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Westhill Central School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $22,303 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,714 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in NY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 57% (Top 30%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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