Westfield Senior High School

Westfield Senior High School serves 1,836 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Westfield Senior High School operates within the Westfield School District.
Westfield School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 147 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,836 students
Westfield Senior High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Westfield Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 147 teachers
Westfield Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Westfield Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Westfield Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
7%
9%
Westfield Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
24%
Westfield Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
16%
Westfield Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
87%
49%
Westfield Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
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.
0.24 0.42
Westfield Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
2%
32%
Westfield Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Westfield Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

Westfield School District's student population of 6,235 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,172 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,778 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Westfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 6,235 918
Westfield School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Westfield School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $20 MM
Westfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $94 MM $20 MM
Westfield School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,172 $19,116
Westfield School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,778 $19,190
Westfield School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hillcrest Academy-south High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Edison Intermediate School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WestfieldMckinley Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 344 students
    0.3 miles
    500 First St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4555
    0.31-5344
  • WestfieldHillcrest Academy-south High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
    0.4 miles
    1571 Lamberts Mill Rd
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)654-8558
    0.49-1278
  • WestfieldLincoln Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 254 students
    0.4 miles
    728 Westfield Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4455
    0.4PK-KG254
  • WestfieldThomas Edison Intermediate School
    Grades: 6-8 | 860 students
    0.5 miles
    800 Rahway Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4470
    0.56-8860
  • Westfield Roosevelt Intermediate School
    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
    0.7 miles
    301 Clark St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4560
    0.76-8728

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