West Brook Senior High School - TX - Teachers - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,376
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    248 3.3
  • Ranking
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Teachers

West Brook Senior High School has the equivalent of 155 full-time teachers. There are roughly 15 students for every teacher. There have been 30 reviews written about the teachers and they have been mixed.

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 30 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: Teachers really try to bring a peaceful atmosphere to the classrooms.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: Most of the teachers at my school are very helpful to students when it comes understanding a lesson. The teachers try their best to help all students even the ones who are "slackers". There are a few teachers who teach a class at a fast pace and do not spend the time to ask the students if they are comprehending the lesson. As for grading, some teachers do not offer extra credit to bring up a grade while others offer extra credit every six weeks.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Overall the teachers are great and are good at what they do. There are some who are not so caring and respectful, but it is only a few.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers dedication is easy to spot, there is no question as to whether or not they love their jobs. The teachers at our school have been through the ringer with such a corrupted district that sometimes it's hard for them to be motivated. But all in all, they are great and we appreciate all of their hard work.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: The LEAP English teacher, the AP Calculus teacher, and the AP-World History teachers consistently go above and beyond for their students. Teachers in electives and regular classes have to spend most of their time policing students, so there is very little teaching. Teachers are underpaid and exhausted.

Student Opinions

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements?     Based on 41 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • The teachers are available outside of class.
  • The teachers give engaging lessons.
  • The teachers are very knowledgeable.
  • The teachers help struggling students.
  • The teachers genuinely care about the students.
  • The teachers are consistent with their grading practices.
  • The teachers have respect for student ideas.
  • The teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.
  • The teachers are friendly and approachable.
  • The teachers effectively incorporate technology into the classroom.
  • The teachers effectively utilize real-world examples.

How diverse is the teaching staff at this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 14% Very diverse
  • 31% Pretty diverse
  • 40% Average
  • 14% Not too diverse
  • 0% Not diverse at all

Does this school have enough teachers for the number of students they serve?     Based on 29 responses

  • 3% There are more than enough teachers.
  • 45% There is a good balance of teachers and students.
  • 48% The school could stand to have a few more teachers.
  • 3% The school needs a lot more teachers to handle the student population.

How devoted is the teaching staff to their work?     Based on 41 responses

  • 5% All the teachers go above and beyond.
  • 46% Most teachers put in more than they have to.
  • 46% Only a few teachers try harder than they have to.
  • 2% All the teachers do the bare minimum to squeak by.