West High is an incredibly diverse, and culturally aware school that fosters creativity, academic success, and college preparedness through an expansive selection of incredibly qualified teachers and unique, thorough higher level courses and programs, such as the IB diploma, AP courses, etc. West High's celebration of diversity and creativity combine to create an immensely supportive faculty and student body that foster student growth and interaction with the community. The school's position as an inner city school allows for a unique development of wider perspectives, open mindedness, and creativity within the students and staff. As an inner city school, there are many opportunities for unique learning experiences as well as an opportunity for students to develop a sense of independence and further involvement with their surrounding communities. West High is an incredible school that will succeed even more with further support from it's community.