Westlake Middle School

825 Westlake Dr
Thornwood, NY 10594
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Westlake Middle School serves 441 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Westlake Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Westlake Middle School's student population of 441 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Westlake Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westlake Middle School is 0.31, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1729 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
82%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.310.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Pleasant Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westlake Middle School is Westlake High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thornwood Westlake High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 554 students
    0.0 miles
    825 Westlake Dr
    Thornwood, NY 10594
    (914) 769-8311
    0.0 9-12 554
  • Thornwood Columbus Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 436 students
    0.7 miles
    580 Columbus Ave
    Thornwood, NY 10594
    (914) 769-8538
    0.7 3-6 436
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 43 students
    1.4 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2939
    1.4 7-12 43
  • Hawthorne Linden Hill School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 123 students
    1.4 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2977
    1.4 9-12 123
  • Hawthorne Little School Special Education School
    Grades: K-10 | 49 students
    1.4 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2964
    1.4 K-10 49

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