West High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Anchorage School District" in Anchorage, AK. There are a total of 1,899 students and 84 teachers at West High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 750 free lunch students and 135 reduced lunch students.
West High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 14% lower than the Alaska average.
|Taking some courses||132|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||0|
|Passing some courses||102|
|Passing no courses||18|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At West High School, there are a total of 183 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 132 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||14.5%||11.4%||6.7%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||9.0%||8.4%||23.9%||1.2%|
|Romig Middle School||37%||0.2||Anchorage, AK|
|Aquarian Charter School||70%||0.6||Anchorage, AK|
|Inlet View Elementary||57%||0.7||Anchorage, AK|
|North Star Elementary||23%||0.8||Anchorage, AK|
|Steller Secondary School||55%||0.8||Anchorage, AK|
|Frontier Charter School||32%||1.0||Anchorage, AK|
|Central Middle School Of Science||24%||1.1||Anchorage, AK|
|Chugach Optional Elementary||75%||1.1||Anchorage, AK|
|Turnagain Elementary||46%||1.1||Anchorage, AK|
|Family Partnership Charter School||43%||1.4||Anchorage, AK|
|Denali Montessori Elementary||36%||1.5||Anchorage, AK|
|Willow Crest Elementary||34%||1.5||Anchorage, AK|
|Population density (sq mi)||175||1||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||52%||53%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||89.5%||88.0%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||88.8%||87.2%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||69.3%||64.6%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||42.8%||37.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||3.8%||2.9%||3.3%|