Westminster High School

  • Westminster High School serves 2,456 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Westminster High School operates within the Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District.
  • Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District's 57% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2456 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,456 students
Westminster High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Westminster High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Westminster High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Westminster High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is equal to the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 18:1
Westminster High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Westminster High School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
5%
3%
Westminster High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
76%
33%
Westminster High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Westminster High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
17%
54%
Westminster High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westminster High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Westminster High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.39 0.39
Westminster High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
10%
Westminster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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
2%
Westminster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District's student population of 10,161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 58% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,449 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,291 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District Name Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 10,161 575
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 57% 83%
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue $115 MM $8 MM
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $104 MM $8 MM
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,449 $13,207
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,291 $13,450
Westminster, No. 50, In The County Of Adams School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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