School Details

Western Hills University High School

2144 Ferguson Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45238
(513) 363-8900

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 680 students 18 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade


Ohio Graduation Test (OGT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) to test students in grade 10 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The OGT is a high school graduation requirement. The OGT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Cincinnati Public Schools average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Western Hills University High School is a public high school in Cincinnati. The principal of Western Hills University High School is Stephanie H. Morton, who can be contacted at 680 children attend Western Hills University High School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 56% of the 680 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 85% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Western Hills University High School is 18:1. Gilbert A. Dater High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 79% 64%
Multiracial 5% 6%
Hispanic 2% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 15% 26%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.8%
Asian 0.4% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 85% 72%
Economically disadvantaged 56% 60%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I have partnered with WHUHS since 2002. You can not fine a more dedicated staff. The school has great support services. The students are working hard and enjoy the school. One of the best kept secrets in CPS.

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