455 Rockland St
Westbury, NY 11590
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Westbury Middle School serves 1,108 students in grades 6-8.
Westbury Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Westbury Middle School's student population of 1,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,108 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Westbury Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westbury Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3680 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
75%
27%
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Black
23%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westbury Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,108 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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