Westbury High School

11911 Chimney Rock
Houston, TX 77035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Westbury High School serves 2,358 students in grades 9-12.
Westbury High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Westbury High School's student population of 2,358 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers124 teachers
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School Comparison

Westbury High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westbury High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7554 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
34%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
82%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westbury High School is Victory Preparatory Academy South (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beta Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anderson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Anderson Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
    0.3 miles
    5727 Ludington Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
    (713) 726-3600
    0.3 PK-5 794
  • Houston Accelerated Interdisciplinary Academy Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 259 students
    0.8 miles
    12825 Summit Rdg Dr
    Houston, TX 77225
    (713) 728-9330
    0.8 PK-6 259
  • Houston Varnett Charter School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 564 students
    1.0 miles
    5025 S Willow Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
    (713) 723-4699
    1 PK-6 564
  • Houston Parker Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 847 students
    1.1 miles
    10626 Atwell Dr
    Houston, TX 77096
    (713) 726-3634
    1.1 PK-5 847
  • Houston Foerster Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 743 students
    1.2 miles
    14200 Fonmeadow Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
    (713) 726-3604
    1.2 PK-5 743

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