West Central Middle School

  • West Central Middle School serves 188 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • West Central Middle School's student population of 188 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Central Middle School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1363 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
94%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.120.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School District NameWest Central Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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