Westwood High School

12400 Mellow Meadow Dr.
Austin, TX 78750
512-464-4000
Principal Laurelyn Arterbury
arterbury (2)
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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%
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

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%