Westport High School

Westport High School serves 381 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Westport High School operates within the Westport School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

The student population of 381 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 381 students
Westport High School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Westport High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Westport High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Westport High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Westport High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
3%
17%
Westport High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
97%
65%
Westport High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Westport High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.33
Westport High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
34%
Westport High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Westport High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,626 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,384 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,303 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Westport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,626 1,376
Westport School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 85%
Westport School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $29 MM
Westport School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $21 MM $28 MM
Westport School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,384 $20,216
Westport School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,303 $19,181
Westport School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Tiverton High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westport Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westport Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WestportWestport Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 1-4 | 515 students380 Old County Rd
    WestportMA 02790
    (508)636-1075
    0.81-4515
  • WestportWestport Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 546 students400 Old County Rd
    WestportMA 02790
    (508)636-1090
    0.85-8546
  • WestportAlice A Macomber Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-KG | 184 students154 Gifford Rd
    WestportMA 02790
    (508)678-8671
    2.1PK-KG184
  • TivertonTiverton Middle School
    4 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 576 students10 Quintal Dr
    TivertonRI 02878
    (401)624-6668
    45-8576
  • North DartmouthGeorge H Potter Elementary School
    4.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 424 students185 Cross Rd
    North DartmouthMA 02747
    (508)996-8259
    4.1KG-5424

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