Zeeland West High School

  • Zeeland West High School serves 988 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Zeeland West High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Zeeland West High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Zeeland West High School's student population of 988 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students988 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Zeeland West High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Zeeland West High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
75%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.52
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Graduation Rate
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZeeland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Zeeland West High School is Venture Academy (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Zeeland Quest (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Zeeland Venture Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 81 students
    0.6 miles
    3390 100th Avenue
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-4740
    0.6 9-12 81
  • Zeeland Zeeland East High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 931 students
    0.6 miles
    3333 96th Ave
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3100
    0.6 9-12 931
  • Zeeland Zeeland Quest
    Grades: K-8 | 172 students
    0.7 miles
    175 W Roosevelt Ave
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3065
    0.7 K-8 172
  • Zeeland Creekside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 619 students
    0.8 miles
    179 West Roosevelt Ave
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3300
    0.8 6-8 619
  • Zeeland Quincy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    0.8 miles
    10155 Quincy St
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-4701
    0.8 PK-5 552

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