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Westwood High School

Blythewood, SC


Westwood High School
180 Turkey Farm Road
Blythewood, SC  29016
Phone: 803-691-4049
Richland County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,472
Type: Regular School  
Westwood High School

Westwood High School


Metro Area Ranking

#25
Metro Area High School Ranking: Westwood High School is ranked #25 out of 35 of the best high schools in Columbia and surrounding areas (29th percentile). Cick the link to see all 35 high schools.


State Ranking

#145
Statewide High School Ranking: Westwood High School is ranked #145 out of 219 of the best high schools in South Carolina (34th percentile). Click the link to see all 219 high schools.


Overall, Westwood High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Richland County, SC. Westwood High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,472 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 21% - Westwood High School
 19% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 21% - Westwood High School
 19% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 15 35th 17.3
Math 16.7 34th 18.2
Reading 16.7 32nd 18.6
Science 16.8 31st 18.5

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina senior in 2018 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Westwood High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 71.5 74.4
Algebra 1 62.9 68.4
Biology 1 59.8 69.5


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 499
Math 471
Composite Score 970
SAT Participation Rate 49 %

Westwood High had an average SAT score of 970 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #108 out of 216 SC high schools (50th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Westwood High was 49% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 53% - This School
 67% - State Median (all schools)
 53% - This School
 67% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2017-2018 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Westwood High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Westwood High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Longleaf Middle School 4 2.5 miles Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Blythewood High School 7 2.7 miles Blythewood, SC Regular 9-12
Sandlapper Elementary School 6 2.8 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Round Top Elementary School 10 3.1 miles Blythewood, SC Regular PK-5
Langford Elementary School 8 3.1 miles Blythewood, SC Regular PK-5
Blythewood Middle School 9 3.3 miles Blythewood, SC Regular 6-8
Killian Elementary School 5 3.5 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Bethel-Hanberry Elementary School 9 3.5 miles Blythewood, SC Regular PK-5
Muller Road Middle School 8 3.6 miles Blythewood, SC Regular K-8
Rice Creek Elementary School 6 3.9 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Ridge View High School 5 3.9 miles Columbia, SC Regular 9-12
Keenan High School 1 4.8 miles Columbia, SC Regular 9-12
Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus 9 4.9 miles Blythewood, SC Regular 3-5
Kelly Mill Middle School 3 5.4 miles Blythewood, SC Regular 2-8
North Springs Elementary School 7 5.6 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Summit Parkway Middle School 6 5.8 miles Columbia, SC Regular K-8
L B Nelson Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Windsor Elementary School 4 6.3 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Joseph Keels Elementary School 3 6.4 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Bridge Creek Elementary School 6 6.5 miles Elgin, SC Regular PK-5