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

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Westlake High School is a highly rated, public school located in Thornwood, NY. It has 538 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 11 to 1. According to state test scores, 92% of students are at least proficient in math and 95% in reading.

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Westlake High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
95%
Percent Proficient - Math
92%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1220
192 responses
Average ACT
28
90 responses
AP Enrollment
33%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$120,676
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,619
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$667,000
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 15 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 15 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 46 responses
  • Homecoming game
    28%
  • Pep Rally
    22%
  • Hallway Decorating
    17%
  • Prom
    17%
  • Homecoming
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    4%
  • Pep rallies
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
538
Free or Reduced Lunch
6%
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 17 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 17 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 17 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$123,945
Teachers in First/Second Year
5.2%
50%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 18 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 18 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 18 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$29,153 / year
National
$12,239
90%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 20 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 20 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 20 responses

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