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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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West High School is a highly rated, public school located in Wauwatosa, WI. It has 1,087 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 42% of students are at least proficient in math and 39% in reading.

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11400 W Center St
Wauwatosa, WI 53222

West High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
39%
Percent Proficient - Math
42%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1340
23 responses
Average ACT
26
154 responses
AP Enrollment
36%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$50,606
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$880
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$158,300
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
57%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 37 responses
  • Homecoming Week
    35%
  • Relay for Life
    32%
  • Musicals
    19%
  • Sports
    8%
  • Play off games
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,087
Free or Reduced Lunch
27%
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 16 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 16 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 16 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$68,595
Teachers in First/Second Year
30%
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 22 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 22 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 22 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$12,720 / year
National
$12,239
81%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 26 responses
35%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 26 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 26 responses

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