Westerly High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.4
Math Proficiency
2.2
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 983 Students
  • 88 Teachers

Westerly High School
23 WARD AVE
WESTERLY, RI 02891

Phone: (401) 596-2109

District: Westerly

Overview

At Westerly High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Westerly High School is 14 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Westerly High School is the only high school in the Westerly.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 983
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 26%
Full-Time Teachers 88

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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 92%
Proficient in Math 46%
College Readiness Index 11.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Town
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 1
Total Students 983
Proficient in Reading (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 46%
College Readiness (district average) 11.4

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