Western International High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
8.3
Math Proficiency
1.4
Reading Proficiency
2.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,260 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Western International High School
1500 SCOTTEN ST
DETROIT, MI 48209

Phone: (313) 849-4758

District: Detroit Public Schools

Overview

At Western International High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Western International High School is 16 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. Western International High School is 1 of 27 high schools in the Detroit Public Schools.

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 1,260
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 70%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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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 27%
Proficient in Math 5%
College Readiness Index 8.3

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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 27
Total Students 18,704
Proficient in Reading (district average) 18%
Proficient in Math (district average) 3%
College Readiness (district average) 9.5

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Nearby Schools

Western International High School is 1 of 27 schools in the Detroit Public Schools.

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