Westside High School

  • Westside High School serves 615 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the West Virginia state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Westside High School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students615 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Westside High School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westside High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westside High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westside High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westside High School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
99%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westside High School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia 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 Westside High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.020.12
This chart display the diversity score of Westside High School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Westside High School and public school graduation rate of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westside High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westside High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWyoming County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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