Westfield School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 4,931 students in Westfield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Westfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Westfield School District are Highland, Westfield High School and Westfield Technical Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Westfield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Westfield School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
11 Schools
1,845 Schools
# Students
4,931 Students
911,465 Students
# Teachers
413 Teachers
74,040 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Westfield School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 398 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 88% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#288 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westfield  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westfield  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)
49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westfield  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
88%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westfield  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.43
0.62
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,040 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
156 Students
66,043 Students
% Asian Students
3%
7%
# Hispanic Students
856 Students
203,337 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
22%
# Black Students
114 Students
85,126 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# White Students
3,627 Students
516,267 Students
% White Students
74%
57%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
795 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
172 Students
37,379 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
118
21,176
# Students in K Grade:
291
57,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
335
63,797
# Students in 2nd Grade:
364
65,329
# Students in 3rd Grade:
318
65,809
# Students in 4th Grade:
359
67,009
# Students in 5th Grade:
364
67,520
# Students in 6th Grade:
329
69,383
# Students in 7th Grade:
384
71,643
# Students in 8th Grade:
387
72,334
# Students in 9th Grade:
409
73,353
# Students in 10th Grade:
409
72,925
# Students in 11th Grade:
428
71,581
# Students in 12th Grade:
419
70,499
# Ungraded Students:
17
1,576

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,541 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,177. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,856 is less than the state median of $20,474. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$91 MM
$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westfield  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$88 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total spending of Westfield  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,541
$22,177
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westfield  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,856
$20,474
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westfield  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Westfield School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Highland
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
34 Western Avenue
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6428
Grades: K-4
| 319 students
Rank: #22.
Westfield High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(8)
177 Montgomery Rd
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6466
Grades: 9-12
| 1,106 students
Rank: #33.
Westfield Technical Academy
Vocational School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
33 Smith Avenue
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6533
Grades: 9-12
| 576 students
Rank: #44.
Munger Hill
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
33 Mallard Lane
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6520
Grades: K-4
| 354 students
Rank: #55.
Southampton Road
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
330 Southampton Rd
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6435
Grades: K-4
| 288 students
Rank: #66.
Franklin Ave
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
22 Franklin Avenue
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6424
Grades: K-4
| 191 students
Rank: #77.
Paper Mill
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
148 Paper Mill Rd
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6519
Grades: K-4
| 315 students
Rank: #88.
Westfield Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
30 West Silver Street
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 568-1900
Grades: 7-8
| 771 students
Rank: #99.
Westfield Intermediate School
Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
350 Southampton Road
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6441
Grades: 5-6
| 693 students
Rank: #1010.
Abner Gibbs
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 West Silver Street
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6418
Grades: K-4
| 200 students
Rank: n/an/a
35 White Street
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 572-6422
Grades: PK
| 118 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Westfield
  • 94 North Elm Street, Suite 101, Westfield, MA, 01085-1604
  • (413) 572-6403
  • schoolsofwestfield.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,931 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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