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College Admission Comparison Between Westlake and Westwood High Schools

If you are looking for best high schools in Austin area, Westlake and Westwood high schools are among the top. In this post, I will share more details on both schools, since many of home buyers are interested in these schools.

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Westlake high school is the only high school in Eanes ISD, while Westwood high school belongs to Round Rock ISD. They are very similar in school size, each grade has around 700 students. The student-teacher ratio is 14 to 1 in Westlake vs 16 to 1 for Westwood. Both schools provide many challenging advanced placement(AP) courses, and Westwood also offers the International Baccalaureate(IB) program. The average SAT score is 1350 for both schools according to the latest Niche data.

Not only an excellent academic reputation, Westlake is also known for its sports championship, it won the 2021, 2020, and 2019 6A Division Football state champions. Westlake sponsors many sports and a list of state titles can be found on this website

Westwood also has a rich championship history, and it has a very strong tennis team, which won the state championship on 2020 season. A list of state titles can be found here :

Every year, graduates from both schools will be admitted to many elite colleges like Ivies and other top-notch universities. Every graduation, there are students admitted by Harvard, Yale, Stanford, Princeton, and other top US colleges. About half the students go to a college in Texas with many of them enrolled at the University of Texas -Austin and Texas A&M University.

Below are tables that list the numbers of students who attended some top colleges from year 2017 to 2021.

Table one: Westlake High School College Enrollment
Graduation Year20212020201920182017
Total Graduates688701634646n/a
Brown University01021
Columbia University12010
Cornell University24243
Dartmouth University02121
Duke University23052
Harvard University11211
University of Pennsylvania21211
Princeton University00012
Rice University34597
Stanford University15333
Yale University16030
UC Berkeley54n/an/an/a
Texas A&M83635054n/a
Table two: Westwood High School College Enrollment
Graduation Year20212020201920182017
Total Graduates707644600641620
Brown University00001
Columbia University00001
Cornell University20300
Dartmouth University10320
Duke University23020
Harvard University21142
University of Pennsylvania11010
Princeton University01110
Rice University421311
Stanford University11212
Yale University10000
UC Berkeley34332
Texas A&M7348353335

Overall, both Westlake and Westwood are excellent high schools, and provide quality education and college opportunities.

As a real estate agent with 10+ years of experience, almost all my buyers are considering school district as one of key criteria when making home-buying decision if it’s not the most important factor.

If you have any question or need any assistance in finding your students the best school, please contact me and I will be more than happy to work with you. You can read my client testimonials here.

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