westwood

Westwood High School

12400 Mellow Meadow Dr.
Austin, TX 78750
512-464-4000

Principal Laurelyn Arterbury
arterbury (2)
Contact Info
School Information
  • Hours: 9:05 a.m. – 4:10 p.m.
  • School colors: Burnt Orange & White
  • Mascot: Warriors
  • Grades: 9-12
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Westwood High School

Academic Achievement

Information compiled from 2014-2015 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR).

2014-2015 STAAR Scores

End of Course

Percent at Phase in 1 Level II or Above
English I/Reading I
94%
English II/Reading II
93%
Algebra I
92%
Biology  99%
U.S. History  99%

Attendance Rate: 97.3%
Annual Dropout Rate (Grades 9-12): 0.0%
Advanced Course/Dual Enrollment Completion: 51.9%
AP/IB Results: 89.3%

SAT Results (Average – Class of 2014): 1821

ACT Results (Average – Class of 2014): 27

Percentage of College Ready Graduates:

ENGLISH/LANGUAGE ARTS: 92%
MATH: 92%

Performance Indicators

Includes TAPR, Climate Surveys, School Report Card, Accountability Data Table, Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Report Card, Report of Disciplinary Action, and the Campus Improvement Plan

Student and Staff Profile:

Information compiled from 2014-2015 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR)

Student Ethnic Distribution:
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISPANIC WHITE NATIVE AMERICAN ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER TWO OR MORE RACES
3.3% 16.3% 46.6% 0.6% 28.7% 0.1% 4.3%
Student Enrollment by Program:

Percentage of economically disadvantaged students: 12%
Percentage of at-risk students: 23%
Percentage of English Language Learners (ELL) students: 3.3%
Percentage of students with disciplinary placements (2013-14): 0.9%
Career and Technology: 63.4%
Gifted and Talented: 19.7%
Special Education: 4.3%

Total Staff: 212.2

Professional Staff: 201.1

Educational Aides: 11.2

Teacher by Ethnicity and Sex:
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISPANIC WHITE NATIVE AMERICAN ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER TWO OR MORE RACES
0.6% 8.2% 86.4% 0% 3% 0% 1.8%

Males: 37.1%
Females: 62.9%

Teacher by Years of Experience:
BEGINNING 1-5 YEARS 6-10 YEARS  11-20 YEARS OVER 20 YEARS
3.6% 25.1% 18.9% 34.2% 18.2%