West Albany High School

  • West Albany High School serves 1,383 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • West Albany High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

Top Placements

West Albany High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • West Albany High School's student population of 1,383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Albany High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,194 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Albany High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank
10%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Albany High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Albany High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Albany High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Albany High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
81%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Albany High School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Albany High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.330.37
This chart display the diversity score of West Albany High School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Albany High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Albany High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Albany Public 8j School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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