Westwood High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#579
College Readiness Index
44.7
Math Proficiency
3.8
English Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 922 Students
  • 69 Teachers

Westwood High School
200 NAHATAN ST
WESTWOOD, MA 02090

Phone: (781) 326-7500

District: Westwood

Overview

Westwood High School is ranked 32nd within Massachusetts. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Westwood High School is 48 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 12 percent. Westwood High School is the only high school in the Westwood.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#579
State Rank
#32

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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 922
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 12%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 6%
Full-Time Teachers 69

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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 English 100%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 44.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

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

District

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

Total Schools 1
Total Students 922
Proficient in English (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 97%
College Readiness (district average) 44.7

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