Western High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
17.7
Academic Performance Index
783
Student/Teacher Ratio
29:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,301 Students
  • 81 Teachers

Western High School
501 SOUTH WESTERN AVE
ANAHEIM, CA 92804

Phone: (714) 220-4040

District: Anaheim Union High

Overview

At Western High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Western High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 87 percent. Western High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Anaheim Union High.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,301
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 87%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 81

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 17.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 12
Total Students 22,569
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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Nearby Schools

Western High School is 1 of 12 schools in the Anaheim Union High.

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