Western Middle School

  • Western Middle School serves 585 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Western Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Western Middle School's student population of 585 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students585 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Western Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Western Middle School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#308 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
38%
25%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
47%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenwich School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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