Westport Middle School

Westport Middle School serves 408 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Westport Middle School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 408 students
Westport Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westport Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Westport Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westport Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Westport Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Westport Middle School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Westport Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
17%
16%
Westport Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
75%
73%
Westport Middle School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Westport Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Westport Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO 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.
0.41 0.22
Westport Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
84%
42%
Westport Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Westport Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,899 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,747 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,609 586
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $241 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $9,562
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Graff Career Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Excel School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is York Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SpringfieldYork Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 235 students2100 Nichols
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3000
    0.7PK-5235
  • SpringfieldWestport Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 431 students415 South Golden
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3100
    0.9KG-5431
  • SpringfieldMcgregor Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 338 students1221 West Madison
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-5700
    1.1KG-5338
  • SpringfieldBissett Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 301 students3014 West Calhoun
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-2800
    1.2KG-5301
  • SpringfieldGraff Career Center
    Vocational School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-121001 East Chestnut Expy
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)447-8121
    1.29-12n/a

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