West Independent School District

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Overview

School District NameWest Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.westisd.net
School District Phone Number(254) 981-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools4 Schools8,947 Schools
# of Students1,331 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers93 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • West Independent School District, which is ranked within the
    5/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.390.64
# of American Indian Students1 Student20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students251 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
52%
# of Black Students39 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
3%
13%
# of White Students1,009 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
76%
28%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students30 Students122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:57254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:79371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:81388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:71394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:91409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:72413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:90414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:96402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:129402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:113398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:133433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:120397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:104371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:95345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,600 is higher than the state average of 10361. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,250 is higher than the state average of $10,700. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$17 MM9107000
This chart display total revenue of West Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$18 MM9405000
This chart display total spending of West Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,60010361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,25010700
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

West Independent School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • West High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1008 Jerry Mashek Dr
    West, TX 76691
    (254) 981-2050

    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
  • West Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    209 N Harrison St
    West, TX 76691
    (254) 981-2200

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • West Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 36%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1008 Jerry Mashek Dr
    West, TX 76691
    (254) 981-2120

    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
  • West Brookhaven Youth Ranch School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5467 Rogers Hill Rd
    West, TX 76691
    (254) 981-2243

    Grades: 6-12 | 39 students
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