Westover High School

2600 Partridge Dr
Albany, GA 31707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Westover High School serves 1,396 students in grades 9-12.
Westover High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia 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 24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Westover High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Westover High School's student population of 1,396 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Westover High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westover High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1468 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
86%
37%
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White
10%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.69
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Graduation Rate
89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDougherty County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westover High School is Monroe High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merry Acres Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albany Lake Park Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
    0.3 miles
    605 Meadowlark Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3370
    0.3 PK-5 566
  • Albany Merry Acres Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 685 students
    1.4 miles
    1601 Florence Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3338
    1.4 6-8 685
  • Albany Sherwood Acres Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
    1.4 miles
    2201 Doncaster Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3397
    1.4 PK-5 736
  • Albany West Town Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    1.9 miles
    1113 University St
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3409
    1.9 PK-5 450
  • Albany Live Oak Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    2.5 miles
    4529 Gillionville Rd
    Albany, GA 31721
    (229) 431-1209
    2.5 PK-5 667

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