W F West High School

  • W F West High School serves 953 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • W F West High School's student population of 953 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students953 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • W F West High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of W F West High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1159 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
77%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score0.380.41
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Graduation Rate
91%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChehalis School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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