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1700 Hillcrest Dr

Anchorage, AK 99517

(907) 742-2500

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,830

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

3 Parent Reviews for West High School

I love this school. There are many programs offered which bring in people from all over Anchorage. From my experience, the staff are all very helpful and attentive, and are willing to challenge their students. Also a large variety of sports and clubs (some of which were student created) to join. Overall ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/24/14

This is a really great school, great teachers, and great students, i am proud to be a west high eagle.

Posted by a student on 04/25/11

Within the school are excellent programs -- IB, Highly Gifted, Spanish Immersion, School Through the Arts, soon -- Russian Immersion, always has the most National Merit contenders -- and is diverse with many nationalities.

Posted by a parent on 08/10/08

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Test scores for West High School

HSGQE* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
West High School
Anchorage School District
* In 2010-2011 Alaska used the High School Graduation Qualifying Examination (HSGQE) to test students in grade 10 in reading, writing and math. The HSGQE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Anchorage schools — West High School is located at 1700 Hillcrest Dr, Anchorage AK 99517. 1700 Hillcrest Dr is in the 99517 ZIP code in Anchorage, AK The school district for West High School is the Anchorage School District. West High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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