Westwood High School

945 West 8th St, Mesa, AZ 85201 | (480) 472-0200
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,171
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 945 W 8th Street, Mesa, AZ 85201
School District Details
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,427
  • Graduation Rate: 73.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.4
  • Enrolled Students: 67,416

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,171
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 97.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,107 (51.0%)
  • Females: 1,064 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 243 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,236 (56.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,479 (68.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westwood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian21910.1%
Black1496.9%
Asian411.9%
Hispanic1,06949.2%
White69331.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westwood High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade80537.1%
11th Grade71032.7%
12th Grade65630.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 33%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:68%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $52,536
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Westwood High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,12521%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$55,90979%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Westwood High School

  • Reviewed by Teacher on September 11, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • westwood is a great school i think everybody should go there
  • Reviewed by Student on May 24, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I believe Westwood is a school where any student feels welcomed to learn. The vast diversity in the student body is one of many characteristics of the school I enjoy; giving me a chance not only to have a wide social network but also to learn about different cultures in a friendly and amiable environment. As for the previous review by a parent I would just like to say that my peers have surplus of spirit and what some people may say to be "out of control" I say it is their enthusiasm for their school and learning!

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