PROFICIENCY 19% 62% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #181 of 210 in DUVAL
  • Ranked #175 of 206 in Jacksonville
  • Ranked #3507 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
44%DUVAL
58%Jacksonville
49%Florida

Westside High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "DUVAL" in Jacksonville, FL. There are a total of 1,417 students and 71 teachers at Westside High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 701 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Westside High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.0%, which is 62% lower than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1417
Teachers71
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch701
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment27
Taking some courses12
Taking some courses (not tests)15
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses8

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 Westside High School, there are a total of 27 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 12 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School18%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20%

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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Westside High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 22.9% 37.9% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 61.8% 43.9% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 2.3% 4.3% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 9.2% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.7% 4.1% 3.2% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Oak Hill Elementary School29%0.5Jacksonville, FL
Jefferson Davis Middle School29%0.6Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville Heights Elementary School35%0.7Jacksonville, FL
Cedar Hills Elementary School35%1.2Jacksonville, FL
Frank H. Peterson Academyemies29%1.3Jacksonville, FL
Gregory Drive Elementary School42%1.3Jacksonville, FL
Waverly Academy27%1.6Jacksonville, FL
School Of Success Academy-sos25%1.6Jacksonville, FL
J. E. B. Stuart Middle School21%1.8Jacksonville, FL
Stonewall Jackson Elementary School40%2.1Jacksonville, FL
Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School28%2.1Jacksonville, FL
Hyde Grove Elementary School30%2.4Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville demographics profile

StatisticJacksonvilleFloridaNational
Population856,61619,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,14629491
Median age35.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%54%55%
Speak English86%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%

Education level achieved in Jacksonville

IndexJacksonvilleFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade84.8%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school84.0%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college60.0%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.0%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters8.4%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Westside High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.