West High School

  • West High School serves 425 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • West High School's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West High School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2611 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
19%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
77%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.370.63
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to West High School is Abbott School (4.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is West Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
    1.1 miles
    1008 Jerry Mashek Dr
    West, TX 76691
    (254)981-2120
    1.1 6-8 326
  • West West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    1.6 miles
    209 N Harrison St
    West, TX 76691
    (254)981-2200
    1.6 PK-5 541
  • Abbott Abbott School
    Grades: PK-12 | 290 students
    4.0 miles
    219 S First St
    Abbott, TX 76621
    (254)582-3011
    4.0 PK-12 290
  • Aquilla Aquilla School
    Grades: PK-12 | 322 students
    7.9 miles
    404 N Richards
    Aquilla, TX 76622
    (254)694-3770
    7.9 PK-12 322
  • West West Brookhaven Youth Ranch School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 39 students
    9.0 miles
    5467 Rogers Hill Rd
    West, TX 76691
    (254)981-2243
    9.0 6-12 39

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