Westlake High School

  • Westlake High School serves 538 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Westlake High School's student population of 538 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students538 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Westlake High School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westlake High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westlake High School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#544 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westlake High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westlake High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
25%
44%
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White
72%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westlake High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana 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 Westlake High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.420.36
This chart display the diversity score of Westlake High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westlake High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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