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Plano West Senior High School is a public school in Plano, TX. It has 2,034 students in grades 11-12. There have been 408 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Sports & Fitness: I played basketball and it had a great environment, great facilities, and great coaching.

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On Overall Experience: I enjoyed my experience overall at west, but somethings I wish were different

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Recent Alumnus

On Health & Safety: Bullying is taken care of by staff. The school policeman is respected

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On Food: The cafeteria has a nice selection of healthy foods to eat if you don't go off campus

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On Teachers: I've been very pleased with the teachers that I have met

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Plano West Senior High School is a public school in Plano, TX. It has 2,034 students in grades 11-12. There have been 408 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

96%

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1920

Based on 156 students surveyed
Math
660
Verbal
630
Writing
630

ACT:
30

Based on 105 students surveyed
Math
30
English
30
Reading
30
Science
29
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 26% Stress and competitiveness
  • 17% Parking
  • 17% Plano, the epicenter of arrogance and entitlement
  • 11% Standing in the middle of the hallway
  • 11% Some students
  • 6% Double standards
  • 6% Crowded
  • 4% Fights
  • 4% Almost too many things to attend

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 24% Top 1% in academics
  • 21% Teachers
  • 20% School spirit
  • 14% Academic diversity
  • 12% People you meet
  • 6% Lunch
  • 3% Variety of Clubs

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 23 responses

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 25 responses

  • 60% Top 1% in the nation academically
  • 16% Good at everything
  • 12% The spirit of the student body
  • 8% The enthusiasm of the principal
  • 4% School spirit and impossibility of good grades

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 50% Be active and firendly to everyone
  • 27% Pay attention to teachers and peers, its helpful
  • 14% Connections are important. Make the right friends
  • 9% Read the textbook

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 78% Yes
  • 16% Not sure.
  • 5% No

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
49.6%
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Female
50.4%
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Racial Diversity

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White
57.1%
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Asian
17.8%
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Hispanic
11.7%
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African American
10.8%
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Multiracial
2.2%
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Native American
0.3%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%