Westlands Elementary School (Closed 2009)
Westlands Elementary School served 366 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year Data
State Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education
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