West Villages Elementary School

  • West Villages Elementary School serves 431 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Villages Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

West Villages Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • West Villages Elementary School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students431 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of West Villages Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Villages Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of West Villages Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#355 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
87%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Villages Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.240.59
This chart display the diversity score of West Villages Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Villages Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarnstable School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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