Westinghouse High School

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3223 W Franklin Blvd

Chicago, IL 60624

(773) 534-6400

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,193

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Westinghouse High School

My daughter is a sophomore at GWCP and we are extremely happy with the school. The teachers and administrators really give their all to help each child achieve academic success. Teachers are available after school and my child feels welcome to see them anytime she wants extra help. They also have a really ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/23/14

My child is a sophomore at GWCP. This school was not her first choice when she was applying for Selective Enrollment schools. It is far from our house and in a not-so-great neighborhood. BUT it has turned out to be a fantastic opportunity for her. The teachers have really taken the time to get to know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/07/14

I knew nothing about this school to begin with, except that it was in a bad neighborhood. I can now say it is a very good academic school. I also very happy with the students there, I pick my child everyday and I noticed all the students are very respectful. I highly recommend this school for others.

Posted by a parent on 05/01/14

My experience with GWCP has been awesome. This is a great school in the heart of the westside of Chicago. My son has attended all 4 years and is about to graduate. The principal, teachers and staff care about the students tremendously.

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

Great School & Teachers!!!! Good CLEAN state of the art school. If you're looking for a academic excellence, you're found the school. I'm proud to say my son attends GWCP. The teachers are second to none. They really care about the students and push them to achieve higher goals. The principal is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

I have two daughters attending George Westinghouse College Prep H.S. It is well endowed with technology, academic programs, and the atmosphere conducive for learning!! The Principal is proactive, innovative, involved, and personable. She inspire and motivate her students. She implemented programs to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

Brand new facility with state of the art everything. Amazing, talented, highly professional teachers. Top notch administration. Plenty of challenging courses. The school is focus on College Prep so their is a robust offering of Honors and AP classes.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

WCP is an excellent high school. As a parent of a sophomore I have been pleased with the overall quality of the institution. WCP offers the best of everything for its students. They are very understanding, organized and aware of every students needs. The teachers there are very supportive when a student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

Great school with great teachers. The acedemic program is great with multiple honors and AP course offerings. The sports programs are also great with a vast array of athelitic programs.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

When my daughter was looking into the Selective enrollment schools in Chicago, Westinghouse was #1 on her list. I cannot be more happy with the school. As a freshman she was enrolled in all honors classes as well as an ap course. She is now a sophomore and is taking all honors and 2 AP classes. She already ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

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School Profile for Westinghouse High School

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Test scores for Westinghouse High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Westinghouse High School
City Of Chicago Sd 299
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Chicago schools — Westinghouse High School is located at 3223 W Franklin Blvd, Chicago IL 60624. 3223 W Franklin Blvd is in the 60624 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Westinghouse High School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Westinghouse High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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