Accountability rating

A

Westlake Academy Charter School: A

Total students

879

Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Westlake Academy Charter School: 11 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Westlake Academy is an charter elementary/secondary school in Westlake, TX, in the Westlake Academy Charter School school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 879 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 2.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,616, which is $5,494 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Westlake Academy was 1251. The average ACT score was 27.8. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Address

2600 J T Ottinger Rd
Westlake, TX 76262

Office phone number

(817) 490-5757

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Westlake Academy are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

879

African American

44 (5%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.3%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

140 (15.9%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 15.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

115 (13.1%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 13.1%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

526 (59.8%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 59.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

51 (5.8%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 5.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

5.0%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

15.9%

Hispanic

13.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

59.8%

Two or more races

5.8%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

2.4 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 2.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

2.2 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 2.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

1.1 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

2.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

2.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

1.1 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

18.2 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 18.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

3.9 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 3.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

1.1%

Career and technical

18.2%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

3.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

A

Westlake Academy Charter School: A

Student achievement

A

Westlake Academy Charter School: A

School progress

B

Westlake Academy Charter School: B

Closing the gaps

A

Westlake Academy Charter School: A

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

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Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Westlake Academy Charter School: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

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Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Westlake Academy Charter School: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

89.1 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 89.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

87.5 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 87.5%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

80 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 80%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Westlake Academy Charter School: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

87.5 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 87.5%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

83.3 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 83.3%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

93.5 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 93.5%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

85.7 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 85.7%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Westlake Academy Charter School: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

91.7 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 91.7%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

100 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Westlake Academy Charter School: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

94.3 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 94.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

80 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 80%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1251

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1251

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

27.8

Westlake Academy Charter School: 27.8

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

96.9 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 96.9%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

87.7 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 87.7%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

87.7 %

Westlake Academy Charter School: 87.7%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

96.9%

Math

87.7%

Reading + Math

87.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

62.6

African American

1 (1.6%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (6.4%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 6.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6.5 (10.4%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 10.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

1 (1.6%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

49.3 (78.7%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 78.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0.8 (1.3%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0.2 (0.4%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

30 (48%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 48%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

28.5 (45.6%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 45.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

3.8 (6.1%)

Westlake Academy Charter School: 6.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

14

Westlake Academy Charter School: 14

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Westlake Academy Charter School: 11 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$59,616

Westlake Academy Charter School: $59,616

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$51,694

Westlake Academy Charter School: $51,694

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$54,205

Westlake Academy Charter School: $54,205

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$60,378

Westlake Academy Charter School: $60,378

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$62,170

Westlake Academy Charter School: $62,170

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$69,592

Westlake Academy Charter School: $69,592

Statewide: $62,039

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