Westbury High School

Westbury High School serves 2,076 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Westbury High School operates within the Houston Independent School District.
Houston Independent School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2076 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,076 students
Westbury High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westbury High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Westbury High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Westbury High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Westbury High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
4%
Westbury High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
52%
52%
Westbury High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
40%
13%
Westbury High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
2%
29%
Westbury High School White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.41
Westbury High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
53%
Westbury High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Westbury High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Houston Independent School District's student population of 211,552 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has increased from 53% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,680 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,724 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
3
Number of Students Managed 211,552 838
Houston Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 83%
Houston Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,166 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,175 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,680 $12,250
Houston Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,724 $12,682
Houston Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Victory Preparatory Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Johnston Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anderson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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