West High School

1700 Hillcrest Dr, Anchorage, AK 99517 | (907) 742-2500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,835
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,835 high school students from grades 9-12
School District Details
  • Anchorage School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,515
  • Graduation Rate: 72.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.0
  • Enrolled Students: 49,592

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,835
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 89.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 947 (51.6%)
  • Females: 888 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 115 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 601 (32.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 716 (39.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian1809.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade50027.2%
10th Grade44924.5%
11th Grade42923.4%
12th Grade45724.9%
Source: AK Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for West High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 01, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It's a very good school and my child learns a lot even though he passed with a C+

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