West High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
9.1
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,184 Students
  • 79 Teachers

West High School
2001 CASSELMAN
SIOUX CITY, IA 51103

Phone: (712) 279-6772

District: Sioux City Comm School District

Overview

At West High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West High School is 21 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. West High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Sioux City Comm School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,184
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 52%
Full-Time Teachers 79

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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 course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 77%
Proficient in Math 69%
College Readiness Index 9.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small 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 3
Total Students 3,762
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 75%
College Readiness (district average) 12.6

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Nearby Schools

West High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Sioux City Comm School District.

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