West Middle School

  • West Middle School serves 326 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • West Middle School's student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of West Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#5073 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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