Westford School District

23 Depot Street
Westford, MA 01886
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 1,136 students in Westford School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public middle schools in Massachusetts.
Public Middle Schools in Westford School District have an average math proficiency score of 76% (versus the Massachusetts public middle school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public middle school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
9 Schools
535 Schools
# Students
4,668 Students
307,136 Students
# Teachers
368 Teachers
26,286 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Westford School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MA)
#22 out of 397 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westford  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
73%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westford  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 2021-22 school year data.
68%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westford  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 2021-22 school year data.
97%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westford  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.54
0.67
# American Indian Students
8 Students
770 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,407 Students
21,401 Students
% Asian Students
30%
7%
# Hispanic Students
132 Students
80,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
26%
# Black Students
61 Students
37,484 Students
% Black Students
2%
12%
# White Students
2,860 Students
153,850 Students
% White Students
61%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
315 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
195 Students
12,982 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
97
2,761
# Students in K Grade:
277
7,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
308
7,520
# Students in 2nd Grade:
312
7,881
# Students in 3rd Grade:
316
8,280
# Students in 4th Grade:
338
9,357
# Students in 5th Grade:
317
21,640
# Students in 6th Grade:
391
56,578
# Students in 7th Grade:
386
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
359
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
370
12,193
# Students in 10th Grade:
379
11,312
# Students in 11th Grade:
429
10,898
# Students in 12th Grade:
386
10,621
# Ungraded Students:
3
392

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,344 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,020 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$90 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westford  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$89 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Westford  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$19,344
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westford  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$19,020
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westford  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Westford School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Blanchard Middle School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14 West Street
Westford, MA 01886
(978) 692-5582
Grades: 6-8
| 504 students
Rank: #22.
Stony Brook School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9 Farmer Way
Westford, MA 01886
(978) 692-2708
Grades: 6-8
| 632 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,668 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 97% (Top 10% in MA)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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