Victoria West High School

307 W Tropical Dr
Victoria, TX 77902
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Victoria West High School serves 1,735 students in grades 9-12.
Victoria West High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Victoria West High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Victoria West High School's student population of 1,735 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 129 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers129 teachers
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School Comparison

Victoria West High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Victoria West High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5218 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
33%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVictoria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Victoria West High School is Victoria East High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harold Cade Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Victoria Harold Cade Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 865 students
    0.1 miles
    611 W Tropical Dr
    Victoria, TX 77902
    (361) 788-2840
    0.1 6-8 865
  • Victoria Ella Schorlemmer Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    1.5 miles
    2564 Mallette Dr
    Victoria, TX 77902
    (361) 788-2860
    1.5 PK-5 537
  • Victoria Vickers Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    2.2 miles
    708 Glascow St
    Victoria, TX 77902
    (361) 788-9579
    2.2 PK-5 577
  • Victoria C O Chandler Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 592 students
    2.4 miles
    5105 Guy Grant Rd
    Victoria, TX 77902
    (361) 788-9587
    2.4 PK-5 592
  • Victoria Howell Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
    3.2 miles
    2502 Fannin Dr
    Victoria, TX 77902
    (361) 578-1561
    3.2 6-8 900

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