West High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#816
College Readiness Index
38.7
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,222 Students
  • 80 Teachers

West High
14653 CLAYTON RD
BALLWIN, MO 63011

Phone: (314) 415-7500

District: Parkway C-2

Overview

West High is ranked 6th within Missouri. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West High is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. West High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Parkway C-2.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#816
State Rank
#6

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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 1,222
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 6%
Full-Time Teachers 80

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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 85%
Proficient in Algebra 80%
College Readiness Index 38.7

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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 5
Total Students 6,032
Proficient in English (district average) 78%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 32.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

West High is 1 of 5 schools in the Parkway C-2.

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