West Bridgewater School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,302 students in West Bridgewater School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in West Bridgewater School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in West Bridgewater School District are Rose L Macdonald, West Bridgewater Junior/senior and Howard School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. West Bridgewater School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

West Bridgewater School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
West Bridgewater School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
1,302 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
94 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

West Bridgewater School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#207 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Bridgewater  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Bridgewater  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Bridgewater  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Bridgewater  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.59
# American Indian Students
3 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
39 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
20%
# Black Students
57 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
5%
9%
# White Students
1,135 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
87%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
52 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
62
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
79
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
84
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
85
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
78
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
101
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
94
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
93
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
106
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
116
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
101
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
104
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
105
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
94
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,998 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,359 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$22 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Bridgewater  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$21 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of West Bridgewater  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,998
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Bridgewater  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,359
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Bridgewater  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best West Bridgewater School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rose L Macdonald
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 Stepping Stone Drive
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
(508) 894-1240
Grades: 1-3
| 247 students
Rank: #22.
West Bridgewater Junior/senior
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
155 West Center
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
(508) 894-1220
Grades: 7-12
| 626 students
Rank: #33.
Howard School
Math: 46% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
70 Howard Street
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
(508) 894-1250
Grades: 4-6
| 288 students
Spring Street School
2 Spring Street
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
(508) 894-1230
Grades: PK-K
| 141 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,302 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24

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