Westlake Middle School

2800 West 135th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Westlake Middle School serves 967 students in grades 6-8.
Westlake Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 967 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Westlake Middle School's student population of 967 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
967 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Westlake Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Westlake Middle School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#239 out of 1734 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
63%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westlake Middle School's ranking?
Westlake Middle School is ranked #239 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Westlake Middle School often compared to?
Westlake Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Broomfield Heights Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Westlake Middle School?
967 students attend Westlake Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Westlake Middle School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Westlake Middle School?
Westlake Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Westlake Middle School offer ?
Westlake Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Westlake Middle School part of?
Westlake Middle School is part of Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 967 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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