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About Us

Welcome to West High School!

West High School is a four-year comprehensive high school with an approximate enrollment of 2,200 students. Located near the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the State Capitol, West High School was rated as significantly exceeds expectations on the 2018-2019 School Report Card from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. On multiple occasions West High School has had more National Merit Scholarship semifinalists than any other high school in Wisconsin.

Equity Vision

West is committed to being an intentionally anti-racist school community.

We will be inclusive and student centered, uplifting and valuing the diverse identities of all students and families.

We will promote high expectations, educational equity and excellence to ensure that every student graduates college, career and community ready.

West Graduates hugging