1000 Rebel Way
Sloan, IA 51055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Westwood High School serves 285 students in grades 7-12.
Westwood High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Westwood High School's student population of 285 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Westwood High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#727 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
85%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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