Westside High School (Closed 2008)

  • Westside High School served 557 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 35%.
  • Westside High School operated within the Shelby County School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 557 students
Westside High School Total Students (1987-2007)
Gender % Westside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Westside High School Total Teachers (1989-2007)
Students by Grade Westside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Westside High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2007)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Westside High School Black Students (1998-2007)
Black
94%
22%
Westside High School Black Students (1989-2007)
White
6%
65%
Westside High School White Students (1989-2007)
All Ethnic Groups Westside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.11 0.27
Westside High School Diversity Score (1988-2008)

District Comparison

School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
197
8
Number of Students Managed 96,614 3,513
Shelby County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a 84%
Shelby County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue n/a $32 MM
Shelby County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending n/a $33 MM
Shelby County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student n/a $9,003
Shelby County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student n/a $9,420
Shelby County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2008 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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