West-mec - Independence High School

West-mec - Independence High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.

School Overview

School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students (14-15)1 students
This chart display total students of West-mec - Independence High School by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

West-mec - Independence High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West-mec - Independence High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#554 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian (14-15)
n/a
5%
Asian (14-15)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (14-15)
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West-mec - Independence High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black (14-15)
n/a
5%
White (14-15)
100%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West-mec - Independence High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian (14-15)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (14-15)
n/a
2%
Diversity Score
n/a0.65
This chart display the diversity score of West-mec - Independence High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
25%
38%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West-mec - Independence High School is Independence High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Discovery School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Desert Garden Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glendale Independence High School Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,959 student
    0.0 miles
    6602 N. 75th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 435-6100
    0 9-12 1,959
  • Glendale Desert Garden Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 704 students
    0.6 miles
    7020 W. Ocotillo Road
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-5401
    0.6 PK-6 704
  • Glendale Discovery School Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 704 students
    0.6 miles
    7910 W Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000
    0.6 K-8 704
  • Glendale Coyote Ridge Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 752 students
    0.7 miles
    7677 W. Bethany
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000
    0.7 PK-8 752
  • Glendale Challenger Middle School Alternative School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 721 students
    0.8 miles
    6905 W. Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000
    0.8 4-8 721

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