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Westside High School

22 reviews
14201 Briar Forest Drive
Houston, TX 77077
(281) 920-8000

State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

Westside High School
Based on data from the 2018 school year

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Read what parents are saying about Westside High School
The experience was excellent after my daughter's her dean resigned. The replacement was awesome!!!
Posted by a parent on 1/22/2018
If I had it to do all over again, my child would not set foot in this building.
Posted by a parent on 5/4/2017
how do you switch schools that are assigned to your address or area?? hard to find greats schools w/o going outside the loop.
Posted by a parent on 4/8/2014
Love this school. Very well organized, keeps parents very well informed with weekly newsletters and phone calls. Many workshops to assist parents in helping their children plan their academic future. The Deans of every House are very hands off and accessible and the teachers are engaged and communicate and offer tutorials and take the time to contact parents know where they see the need for additional help.
Posted by a parent on 4/2/2014
I have found excellent teachers and some really poor ones. In particular, one particular language department head displayed some pretty questionable ethics in the past. The school principal at the time (no longer there) whose name is actually mentioned in some of the reviews, circled the wagons and ran defense for her when she was clearly lying and covering up her poor judgment and behavior. The good teachers often don't stay and the bad ones hang on to their lifeboat/paycheck. Teacher accountability has always been a problem there. Having said that, this is probably one of the better high schools in the district.
Posted by a parent on 2/13/2014

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Houston schools - Westside High School is located at 14201 Briar Forest Drive, Houston TX 77077. Westside High School is in the Houston Independent School District. Westside High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9-12.

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