Westside High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8701 Pacific Street
Omaha, NE 68114
Phone
(402) 343-2600
District
WESTSIDE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1951
Classroom Teachers
135

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.0% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Westside High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
51%
59%
51%
60%
51%
60%
51%
59%
51%
60%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 493 25.3%
Grade 10 477 24.4%
Grade 11 482 24.7%
Grade 12 499 25.6%
Total 1951 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.3% 75.9% 68.5%
Black 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
Hispanic 7.6% 9.5% 20.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 4.1% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.9% 35.0% 43.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.0% 27.2% 35.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.9% 7.8% 8.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 31,034 1,934,408
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,891.2 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.3% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,919 759,176
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.8% 31.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.8% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.4% 15.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 18.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.2% 18.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.2% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 8.6% 9.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,893 $47,350,107 46.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $381 $2,285,619 2.2%
Staff $591 $3,545,409 3.5%
General Administration $307 $1,841,693 1.8%
School Administration $486 $2,915,514 2.9%
Operation $1,257 $7,540,743 7.4%
Transportation $227 $1,361,773 1.3%
Other $256 $1,535,744 1.5%
Total Support $3,504 $21,020,496 20.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,611 $33,660,389 33.0%
Total Expenditures $17,008 $102,030,992 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,830 $2,555,591,094 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $484 $158,118,460 3.4%
Staff $327 $106,617,176 2.3%
General Administration $329 $107,295,798 2.3%
School Administration $585 $190,837,179 4.1%
Operation $1,042 $340,258,712 7.3%
Transportation $365 $119,094,867 2.5%
Other $282 $92,048,523 2.0%
Total Support $3,414 $1,114,344,253 23.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,089 $1,008,231,989 21.6%
Total Expenditures $14,333 $4,678,137,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%