West High School
West High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
West High School's student population of 2,232 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||2,232 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||132 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
West High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West High School is 0.67, which is more 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 Data||This School||State Level (WI)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#403 out of 2025 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Madison Metropolitan School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to West High School is Metro School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hamilton Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Randall Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Madison Randall Elementary School Grades: 3-5 | 359 students
1802 Regent St
Madison, WI 53726
(608) 204-3300 0.4 3-5 359
- Madison Shorewood Hills Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
1105 Shorewood Blvd
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 204-1200 1.2 PK-5 463
- Madison Midvale Elementary School Grades: PK-2 | 446 students
502 Caromar Dr
Madison, WI 53711
(608) 204-6700 1.5 PK-2 446
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