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

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West Hills High School is a highly rated, public school located in Santee, CA. It has 1,730 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 27 to 1. According to state test scores, 47% of students are at least proficient in math and 77% in reading.

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West Hills High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
77%
Percent Proficient - Math
47%
Average Graduation Rate
88%
Average SAT
1170
335 responses
Average ACT
27
89 responses
AP Enrollment
44%

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$87,098
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,744
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$445,500
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
84%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 44 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 44 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 111 responses
  • Spirit Week, Assemblies, Dress-Up Days, ect.
    29%
  • Football games
    26%
  • Drama department shows and art show.
    12%
  • Basketball Games
    10%
  • All sports games
    6%
  • Student-created events like the Multicultural Fair
    6%
  • Choir Concerts
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,730
Free or Reduced Lunch
40%
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 49 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 49 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 49 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
27:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$83,849
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 71 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 72 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 72 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$13,497 / year
National
$12,239
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 76 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 76 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 76 responses

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