West Broward High School

  • West Broward High School serves 2,754 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West Broward High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

West Broward High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • West Broward High School's student population of 2,754 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers126 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Broward High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Broward High School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#778 out of 3650 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
53%
33%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
26%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.70
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Graduation Rate
95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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