Westside Junior-senior High School

  • Westside Junior-senior High School serves 96 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westside Junior-senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Westside Junior-senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Westside Junior-senior High School's student population of 96 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Junior-senior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Junior-senior High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#292 out of 1232 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
86%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.300.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAr-We-Va Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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