Westside High School served 557 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westside High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
93%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westside High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
6%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westside High School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 TN.
Diversity Score
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Westside High School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (06-07)
89%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
3%
7%
School District Name
Shelby County School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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