West Side Ctc

  • West Side Ctc serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • West Side Ctc's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students520 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of West Side Ctc
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Side Ctc's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Side Ctc is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2286 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Side Ctc and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Side Ctc and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Side Ctc and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Side Ctc and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
88%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Side Ctc and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in West Side Ctc and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Side Ctc.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.220.27
This chart display the diversity score of West Side Ctc and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of West Side Ctc and public school graduation rate of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Side Ctc and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Side Ctc and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Side CTC School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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