Westwood High School

1000 Rebel Way
Sloan, IA 51055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Westwood High School serves 252 students in grades 7-12.
Westwood High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Westwood High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Westwood High School's student population of 252 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Westwood High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood High School is 0.20, 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 Testing Rank
#207 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.41
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestwood Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Westwood High School is Whiting Senior High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westwood Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sloan Westwood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 347 students
    0.0 miles
    1000 Rebel Way
    Sloan, IA 51055
    (712) 428-3200
    0 PK-6 347
  • Whiting Whiting Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 110 students
    7.8 miles
    606 West St
    Whiting, IA 51063
    (712) 455-2468
    7.8 PK-6 110
  • Whiting Whiting Senior High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 101 students
    7.8 miles
    606 West St
    Whiting, IA 51063
    (712) 455-2468
    7.8 7-12 101
  • Macy Umo N Ho N Nation Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    10.6 miles
    470 Main St
    Macy, NE 68039
    (402) 837-5260
    10.6 PK-5 304
  • Macy Umo N Ho N Nation High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
    10.6 miles
    470 Main St
    Macy, NE 68039
    (402) 837-5622
    10.6 9-12 125

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