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Westshore Junior/senior High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
956
Best High School in Florida
#4
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 12th grade
School District BREVARD
Type Public
 Phone (321)242-4730
 Location 250 WILDCAT ALY
MELBOURNE, FL 32935
Charter School No

Westshore Junior/senior High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 4th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Demographics

Race

The Westshore Junior/senior High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White70.4%673
Black3.2%31
Hispanic11.4%109
Asian Pacific8.6%82
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races6.2%59

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 5.1%

8.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida high school median of 46.3%. By this measure, WESTSHORE JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 23rd in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade169
8th Grade166
Freshman165
Sophomore160
Junior153
Senior143
Total956

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
95% or more*

9 out of 10

Rank: 56th in Florida

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95% or more*
Florida Median86%
Percentile93%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged50% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 1st in Florida

Students at Westshore Junior/senior High School scored an average 98% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls99% or more*98%
Boys95% or more*97%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Black80% or more*80% or more*
Hispanic90% to 94%*95% or more*
Multiracial--
White98%98%
With Disabilites50% or more*80% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1200

The average SAT score for Westshore Junior/senior High School students in 2014 was 1200.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 7th in Florida

262 out of 296 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (89%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 2% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 34th in Florida

Westshore Junior/senior High School offers 23 AP courses. 65 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 Florida schools of 22%. Westshore Junior/senior High School had 131 taking AP exams with a 56 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 91% percentile and significantly above the state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 43% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 65% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 30%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 54%
AP Courses Offered 23

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.4%

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
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

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

Location

Westshore Junior/senior High School
250 WILDCAT ALY
MELBOURNE, FL
32935
(321)242-4730

10 out of 10 1

District

BREVARD
VIERA, FL