West High School

1305 E Decorah Rd
West Bend, WI 53095
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
West High School serves 1,196 students in grades 9-12.
West High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

West High School's student population of 1,196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

West High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West High School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1118 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
89%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.49
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Graduation Rate
90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Bend School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West High School is East High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Badger Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mclane Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Bend East High School Math: 44% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,072 student
    0.0 miles
    1305 E Decorah Rd
    West Bend, WI 53095
    (262) 335-5532
    0 9-12 1,072
  • West Bend Mclane Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 542 students
    0.6 miles
    833 Chestnut St
    West Bend, WI 53095
    (262) 335-5487
    0.6 PK-4 542
  • West Bend Badger Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 962 students
    0.7 miles
    727 S 6th Ave
    West Bend, WI 53095
    (262) 335-5456
    0.7 7-8 962
  • West Bend Rolf's Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 38 students
    0.7 miles
    737 S 3rd Ave
    West Bend, WI 53095
    (262) 335-5511
    0.7 PK 38
  • West Bend Washington County Head Start & West Bend Title I
    Grades: PK-K
    0.7 miles
    737 S 3rd Ave
    West Bend, WI 53095
    (262) 335-5471
    0.7 PK-K n/a

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