Westwood High School

Westwood High School
12400 Mellow Meadow
Austin Texas 78750

Phone: 512-464-4000
Fax: 512-464-4020
Principal, Mario Acosta

Hours: 9:05 a.m. – 4:20 p.m.
Colors: Burnt Orange, & White
Mascot: Warriors
Grades: 9-12

Feeder Pattern

Each student’s feeder pattern is determined by his or her home address. To find out which schools your student will attend, use our Interactive School Boundaries Map.

IB Diploma Programme

2015-16 STAAR Passing Rates

  • English I/Reading I – 89% 89%
  • English II/Reading II – 93% 93%
  • Algebra I – 85% 85%
  • Biology – 95% 95%
  • U.S. History – 98% 98%
Performance Indicators
  • School Report Card
  • Campus Improvement Plan
  • Climate Surveys
  • TX Academic Performance Report
  • Adequate Yearly Progress
  • Accountability Summary
  • Distinction Designation Summary
  • HB 5 Performance Ratings
    Performance Indicators website

2015-16 Student Demographics

  • African American – 3.5% 3.5%
  • Hispanic – 16.8% 16.8%
  • White – 45.7% 45.7%
  • Native American – 0.5% 0.5%
  • Asian – 29.1% 29.1%
  • Pacific Islander – 0.1% 0.1%
  • Two or more races – 4.2% 4.2%

Student Enrollment by program

  • College Ready Graduates Bilingual/ESL – 84% 84%
  • College Ready Graduates – Math – 84% 84%
  • Annual Dropout Rate – 0.2% 0.2%
  • Advanced Course/Dual Enrollment Completion – 81.4% 81.4%
  • AP/IB Results (% of examinees who met criteria) – 89.3% 89.3%
  • Economically Disadvantaged – 13.3% 13.3%
  • Career and Technology – 60.2% 60.2%

Enrollment

2016 Accountability Rating

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College Readiness Scores

SAT Results (Average): 1821
ACT Results (Average): 27

Distinction Designations

Reading/ELA, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Top 25% Student Progress, Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps, Postsecondary Readiness

Mission

Preparing a diverse student population for the challenges of an ever changing world.

Vision

Westwood’s vision includes a student population that is college ready.

History

Westwood High School opened its doors to students in August 1981.