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Westside High School
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  • Public
  • OMAHA, NE

Report Card

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

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Westside High School is a highly rated, public school located in OMAHA, NE. It has 1,988 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 60% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Westside High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
60%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1290
63 responses
Average ACT
26
542 responses
AP Enrollment
26%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$60,092
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$923
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$159,700
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
81%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 52 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 52 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 209 responses
  • Football games
    22%
  • Theme days
    13%
  • Days that we get off
    11%
  • School dances
    9%
  • Homecoming Week
    7%
  • Show Choir competitions and performances
    7%
  • State championships in Lincoln are fun
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,988
Free or Reduced Lunch
34%
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 59 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 59 responses
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 59 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$57,643
Teachers in First/Second Year
17.8%
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 82 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 82 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 82 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$17,008 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 88 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 88 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 88 responses

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