Westlake Middle School

825 Westlake Dr
Thornwood, NY 10594
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 431 students in grades 6-8, Westlake Middle School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 431 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 63% (Top 30%)
  • : 66% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Westlake Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Westlake Middle School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Westlake Middle School ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Westlake Middle School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#997 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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63%
46%
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66%
49%
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80-84%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
16%
29%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
78%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westlake Middle School's ranking?
Westlake Middle School is ranked #997 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Westlake Middle School often compared to?
Westlake Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ardsley Middle School, Eastchester Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 66% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Westlake Middle School?
431 students attend Westlake Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Westlake Middle School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Westlake Middle School?
Westlake Middle School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Westlake Middle School offer ?
Westlake Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Westlake Middle School part of?
Westlake Middle School is part of Mount Pleasant Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 431 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 63% (Top 30%)
  • : 66% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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