Westside High School

  • Westside High School serves 1,942 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Westside High School operates within the Westside Community s School District.
  • Westside Community s School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1942 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 128 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,942 students
Westside High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Westside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
Westside High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWestside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Westside High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Westside High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Westside High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
18%
Westside High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
7%
Westside High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
79%
68%
Westside High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Westside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWestside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE 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.
0.370.26
Westside 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.
21%
35%
Westside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
7%
9%
Westside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Westside Community s School District's student population of 6,106 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 81% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,895 in this district is less than the state average of $16,317. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,535 is less than the state average of $15,124. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameWestside Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
2
Number of Students Managed6,106322
Westside Community s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%91%
Westside Community s School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$73 MM$5 MM
Westside Community s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$71 MM$5 MM
Westside Community s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,895$16,317
Westside Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,535$15,124
Westside Community s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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