Billings West High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,272
College Readiness Index
15.0
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,906 Students
  • 128 Teachers

Billings West High School
2201 ST JOHNS AVE
BILLINGS, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 281-5600

District: Billings Public Schools

Overview

Billings West High School is ranked 8th within Montana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Billings West High School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 13 percent. Billings West High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Billings Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2272
State Rank
#8

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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 1,906
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 13%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 21%
Full-Time Teachers 128

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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 89%
Proficient in Math 72%
College Readiness Index 15.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 3
Total Students 5,132
Proficient in Reading (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 12.8

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