West Middle School

28 South Midland Boulevard
Nampa, ID 83651
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
West Middle School serves 734 students in grades 6-8.
West Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

West Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

West Middle School's student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

West Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Middle School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#533 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
45%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
49%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNampa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Middle School is Union High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Legacy Charter School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nampa Legacy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 312 students
    0.7 miles
    4015 South Legacy Way
    Nampa, ID 83686
    (208) 467-0947
    0.7 K-8 312
  • Nampa Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    0.8 miles
    1901 West Roosevelt
    Nampa, ID 83686
    (208) 468-4620
    0.8 PK-5 435
  • Nampa Willow Creek Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
    0.8 miles
    198 Elementary Lane
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 468-4617
    0.8 PK-5 627
  • Nampa Centennial Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    0.9 miles
    522 Mason Lane
    Nampa, ID 83686
    (208) 468-4627
    0.9 PK-5 478
  • Nampa Lakevue Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    0.9 miles
    12843 Vallivue Street
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 467-1478
    0.9 PK-5 634

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