WESTLAKE ACADEMY

Go back
2600 J T OTTINGER RD
ROANOKE, TX 76262
Visit this school's website
Phone: 817-490-5757
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 12th Grade
  • District: Westlake Academy Charter School
  • Students/Teacher: 12:1
  • Students/Grade: 47.1
  • Number Students: 612
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 3187
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Rod Harding
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (57 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (41 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 9
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-06-08
    "I'm sorry to say, but I have to agree with recent posts. We will not be returning along with the many teachers who have been terminated or have decided to leave of their own accord. It is unfortunate that few families seem to have the school board in their pockets. I would be curious to see with whom the departing teachers are replaced. Can anyone say nepotism? I wish the remaining teachers and students luck as this school will certainly have more challenges in their future."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-06-06
    "How sad to watch a great school die. Westlake has always lived by the IB philosophy. That is until they were overrun by a new administration. Over 20% of the staff has left since the overthrow. It is obvious that the new administration cares nothing for the students or the staff. Please look beyond the pretty buildings before you consider sending your child to this train wreck of a school. There are some excellent schools in the area. This is not one of them."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-05-20
    "I have been attending this school for a few years now and at first I was so impressed with the teachers, (some) students, as well as the administration. This year ever since our MYP principal "left" the school has snowballed into a huge mess. The new heads of school are not great and do not even compare to what we had. Teachers who are amazing (all of them) are being fired left and right. When they are firing them they give them pretty much no notice what so ever, up to the point to where they are scrambling and stressing trying to find another job. The new heads of school have not been communicating with students at all. They are a name not a figure at the school. As previously stated there is such a lack of communication. For us to be one school TOGETHER we need to know what will be happening on a day to day basis. Ask any student who currently attends and they will say that nothing has been the same for a long while now."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-27
    "We have only been at the school about 6 months, but so far it has been fantastic. Administration, teachers, kids, parents, all have been incredibly welcoming. Our child has fit right in socially, and the teachers have challenged from the beginning. Really an incredible experience for us so far."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-01-24
    "These teachers think they are the "epitome" of teachers. Well, let's just say that they should each be given watches, courses of proper behavior/etiquette (how to properly "speak" to parents" - yes - they are not 'Gods') and be brought a little back down to Earth when they are hired. I sent one polite, e-mail to a 10-th grade teacher, questioning an "incomplete" grade that my daughter had on her on-line grade-book for THREE months - just trying to see if the assignment was turned in, etc., and I was bludgeoned with "Westlake handbook policy".....That "incomplete" grades were gives THREE days to make up, and then they were turned to "ZEROS".. Why, I ask, did this specific teacher not post this ZERO and lead my daughter to believe that she could still make up this grade???? POOR, POOR, POOR example and time management on the teacher's part. Plus, the teacher has ABSOLUTELY NO RIGHT to BLAST the parent via e-mail for politely voicing concern! This school shows EXTREMELY inconsistent enforcement of policies and educational principals. I made a horrible, horrible mistake ever sending my child here. My money could have been better spent by being donated to the local penitentiary!"
    Page 1 of 9
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Joel Getz of The Getz Team
    CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman, Inc.
    817.­881.7468
    4101 William D. Tate Avenue
    Suite 100
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    Ben Yeatts
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­892.0721
    3305 Long Prairie Road (FM 2499), Ste. 105
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    Kirsten Myers
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    414.­350.8710
    6959 Lebanon Rd
    Suite 201, Collin County Regional
    Frisco, TX 75034
    Carol Hobbs
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    214.­929.8003
    105 Decker Ct.
    Suite 100
    Irving, TX 75062
    Richard Grosely
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­731.8667
    6238 Camp Bowie Blvd
    Fort Worth, TX 76116
    Marissa Teichman
    CENTURY 21 Home Team
    817.­297.9000
    204 E. Main Street, Suite B
    Crowley, TX 76036
    Carol Shinsky
    CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman, Inc.
    817.­793.3917
    4101 William D. Tate Avenue
    Suite 100
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    Patricia Bingham
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­985.5544
    6959 Lebanon Rd
    Suite 201, Collin County Regional
    Frisco, TX 75034
    Jeffrey Jenkins
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­442.9566
    250 W. Southlake Blvd., Suite 250
    Southlake, TX 76092
    Nancy Bright
    CENTURY 21 Preferred Properties
    817.­991.7969
    5755 Rufe Snow Drive
    North Richland Hills, TX 76180
    Sparkle Ensley
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    703.­338.3548
    250 W. Southlake Blvd., Suite 250
    Southlake, TX 76092
    Jason Schmidt
    CENTURY 21 Tim Gauntt Company
    817.­605.3355
    5850 Colleyville Road
    Colleyville, TX 76034
    Kenneth Bird
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­442.9566
    250 W. Southlake Blvd., Suite 250
    Southlake, TX 76092
    Vickie Adams
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    940.­320.4355
    3537 Teasley Lane
    Denton, TX 76210
    Mickey Patrick of Team Patrick
    CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman, Inc.
    817.­540.4487
    4101 William D. Tate Avenue
    Suite 100
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    Elise Sessions
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­731.8667
    6238 Camp Bowie Blvd
    Fort Worth, TX 76116
    Jodi Young
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    469.­247.1469
    6959 Lebanon Rd
    Suite 201, Collin County Regional
    Frisco, TX 75034
    Frank Harrison
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­596.5574
    6959 Lebanon Rd
    Suite 201, Collin County Regional
    Frisco, TX 75034
    Susan Hinojoza
    CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman, Inc.
    817.­354.7653
    4101 William D. Tate Avenue
    Suite 100
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    Terry Elder
    CENTURY 21 Home Team
    817.­297.9000
    204 E. Main Street, Suite B
    Crowley, TX 76036
    Toni Shiffer
    CENTURY 21 Mike Bowman, Inc.
    817.­808.0331
    4101 William D. Tate Avenue
    Suite 100
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    Jenniffer Eads
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    903.­267.5103
    3537 Teasley Lane
    Denton, TX 76210
    M Emad Salem
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­881.8578
    105 Decker Ct.
    Suite 100
    Irving, TX 75062
    Sylvia Bibb
    CENTURY 21 Tim Gauntt Company
    817.­605.3355
    5850 Colleyville Road
    Colleyville, TX 76034