Westlake High School
Best High School in Texas#15
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||EANES ISD|
|Location||4100 WESTBANK DR
AUSTIN, TX 78746
Westlake High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 15th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Westlake High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||5|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||2|
|Two or more races||4.4%||113|
vs. other Texas high schoolsUpper 0.7%
2.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, WESTLAKE H S students are largely wealthy and rank 7th in Texas for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Texas10th
Rating10 out of 10
Students at Westlake High School scored an average 96% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.6% of Texas high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||95% or more*||98%|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||95%|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% or more*||95% or more*|
|Black||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||95% or more*||95% or more*|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||90% or more*|
|White||95% or more*||96%|
|With Disabilites||80% to 89%*||70% to 74%*|
|Limited English||50% or more*||60% to 79%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1210
The average SAT score for Westlake High School students in 2015 was 1210.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate60%
AP Pass Rank in Texas12th
AP Pass Rate Rating10 out of 10
Westlake High School offers 29 AP courses. 60 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Westlake High School had 1,512 taking AP exams with a 1,516 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||100%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||60%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||21%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||26%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||52%|
|AP Courses Offered||29|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||88%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||90%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||87%|
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Westlake High School
4100 WESTBANK DR