Westlake High

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,389
Best High School in California
#65
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Conejo Valley Unified
Type Public
 Phone (805)497-6711
 Location 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Rd.
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Charter School No

Westlake High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 65th in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Westlake High student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White60.7%1,451
Black2.8%68
Hispanic18.1%433
Asian Pacific14.4%344
Native American Indian0.5%11
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%9
Two or more races3.1%73

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 7.8%

10.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Westlake High students are largely wealthy and rank 99th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman550
Sophomore683
Junior581
Senior575
Total2,389

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
78%
Rank in California
43rd
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Westlake High scored an average 78% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 4.4% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 74%*85% to 89%*
Boys65% to 69%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic45% to 49%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White71%90%
With Disabilites20% or less*40% to 59%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1247

The average SAT score for Westlake High students in 2016 was 1247.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
42%
AP Pass Rank in California
88th
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Westlake High offers 24 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Westlake High had 999 taking AP exams with a 806 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 90% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 81% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 17%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 37%
AP Courses Offered 24

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.5%37
Boys2.2%29
Girls0.7%8
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%52
Boys3.2%42
Girls0.8%10

Location

Westlake High
100 N. Lakeview Canyon Rd.
Westlake Village, CA
91362
(805)497-6711

10 out of 10 1

District

Conejo Valley Unified
Thousand Oaks, CA