Westlawn Middle School

  • Westlawn Middle School serves 445 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Westlawn Middle School operates within the Tuscaloosa City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students445 students
Westlawn Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Westlawn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Westlawn Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWestlawn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Westlawn Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Westlawn Middle School Asian Students (1994-1999)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Westlawn Middle School Black Students (1997-2006)
Black
100%
33%
Westlawn Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
n/a
56%
Westlawn Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Westlawn Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsWestlawn Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a0.58
Westlawn Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
47%
Westlawn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Westlawn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Tuscaloosa City School District's student population of 10,249 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,197 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,510 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
6
Number of Students Managed10,2492,879
Tuscaloosa City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$125 MM$28 MM
Tuscaloosa City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$138 MM$29 MM
Tuscaloosa City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$12,197$9,721
Tuscaloosa City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$13,510$10,229
Tuscaloosa City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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