West Side Middle School
Quick Stats (2023)
- Grades: 6-8
- Enrollment: 935 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
- Minority Enrollment: 84%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in CT
- Math Proficiency: 8% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 23% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education
West Side Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:
(offers virtual instruction)
Frequently Asked Questions
What is West Side Middle School's ranking?
West Side Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%).
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend West Side Middle School?
935 students attend West Side Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of West Side Middle School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 16% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of West Side Middle School?
West Side Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does West Side Middle School offer ?
West Side Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is West Side Middle School part of?
West Side Middle School is part of Waterbury School District.
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