Westbrook Middle School

  • Westbrook Middle School serves 787 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westbrook Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Westbrook Middle School's student population of 787 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westbrook Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Westbrook Middle School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#436 out of 523 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
2%
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Black
15%
4%
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White
71%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestbrook School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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