Westlake High School

Westlake HS Makes U.S. News' Best High Schools List

Westlake High School moved up five spots and is now ranked number 293 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, announced Westlake Principal Steve Ramsey today. Westlake also notched number 152 in the nation for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Westlake ranks first in the state for 6A comprehensive four-year public high schools, excluding schools with a selective admissions process. 
 
"Even with a challenging year, our students have shown incredible resilience and continue to excel at the highest of expectations,” said Ramsey. “We are proud of our students, staff and families who have helped overcome numerous obstacles this year, only to come out on top.”
 
Westlake High School Rankings - view full rankings here
#293 in National Rankings
#152 in STEM high schools
#49 in Texas high schools
            #1 in Texas 6A comprehensive, four-year public high schools*
#6 in Austin metro high schools
            #1 in Austin metro, comprehensive, four-year public high schools*
 
* excluding magnets, Early College high schools, charters and schools with a selective admissions process

The Best High Schools rankings are produced in conjunction with RTI International, a global research firm. For more information on how U.S. News evaluates public high schools, please see methodology.