Westminster High School

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1225 Washington Rd

Westminster, MD 21157

(410) 751-3630

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,550

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Westminster High School

The school ran a lot more efficiently under the former principal, Mr. Seaman. The principal that is currently in charge lacks people skills, not only with students and staff, but with parents as well. When a parent encounters an issue at school, he/she depends on the administration to help find a resolution. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/11

As a parent of a senior at WHS, I am disappointed with almost every aspect of this school. First, the AP program is a joke. My son took several AP classes in which the teacher did not finish teaching the material by semester end! To make up for his/her lack of teaching, my son had to sacrifice his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/10/10

I go to westminster, and i personaly think the learning enviorment is lacking. But the student relations is great. I seve on the Student Senate board and I think we could help the school turn around. But our school is so appethetic. Our new prinicipal is ok but we havent seen his true colors

Posted by a student on 01/17/09

I am a student at Westminster, and I think the academics and student performance is unsatisfactory. Some of the teachers barely prepare their students for exams. Students are failing. My middle school was ten times better than this school. I feel like there are too many kids in each class and the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/13/08

I am a parent of a student at Westminster High School. I had originally wanted my child to attend a private high school, but I am glad I didn't. The academics are challenging with a variety of Honors and AP classes to place in the most selective colleges for students who apply themselves. The are a variety ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/07

Although I feel most of the staff is great, I have to disagree with the 'zero tolerance' for drugs comment by another parent. Academics are mediocre;class sizes are too big.There are many AP courses,but not many students excelling in them. On a positive note, the principal is great at making sure parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/31/06

Westminster Senior High School can be very disorganized at times, and there are so many disciplinary issues that need to be called to attention!

Posted by a student on 03/14/06

Well,I am proud to say that I go to WHS and its a awesome school. We have many different activities for all the students to particapate in,(sorry about the spelling errors =] ) and we have many great sport teams and not to mention a top notch principal. I have recently been diagnosed with a illness that ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/07/06

I am a student at WHS and I must say not only are we just amazing with band and all our academics but our sports dominate, and our football team is the best in the state! Go Owls!

Posted by a student on 12/05/05

My son is currently a junior at Westminster High School. His experiences during the last three years have been both academically and personnaly rewarding. Westminster High has one of the best music programs in the State of Maryland and my son has been fortunate to be part of this exceptional program. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/30/05

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School Profile for Westminster High School

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Test scores for Westminster High School

HSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Westminster High School
Carroll County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, Algebra, and Biology upon completion of each course. The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Westminster schools — Westminster High School is located at 1225 Washington Rd, Westminster MD 21157. 1225 Washington Rd is in the 21157 ZIP code in Westminster, MD The school district for Westminster High School is the Carroll County Public Schools. Westminster High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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