Westfield High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#306
College Readiness Index
53.7
Math Proficiency
3.5
Language Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,839 Students
  • 111 Teachers

Westfield High School
550 DORIAN RD
WESTFIELD, NJ 07090

Phone: (908) 789-4500

District: Westfield

Overview

Westfield High School is ranked 22nd within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Westfield High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 14 percent. Westfield High School is the only high school in the Westfield.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#306
State Rank
#22
STEM Rank
#100

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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 1,839
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 14%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 2%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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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 Language 97%
Proficient in Math 92%
College Readiness Index 53.7

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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 1,839
Proficient in Language (district average) 97%
Proficient in Math (district average) 92%
College Readiness (district average) 53.7

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

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