West Middle School

  • West Middle School serves 866 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • West Middle School's student population of 866 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students866 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2864 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
92%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.150.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Seneca Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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