Westport Elementary School

380 Old County Rd
Westport, MA 02790
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Westport Elementary School serves 507 students in grades 3-6.
Westport Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Westport Elementary School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students507 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Westport Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Westport Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westport Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#875 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westport Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.200.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Westport Elementary School is Westport Junior/senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alice A Macomber (2.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westport Westport Junior/senior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 550 students
    0.8 miles
    19 Main Road
    Westport, MA 02790
    (508) 636-1050
    0.8 7-12 550
  • Westport Alice A Macomber
    Grades: PK-2 | 373 students
    2.1 miles
    154 Gifford Road
    Westport, MA 02790
    (508) 678-8671
    2.1 PK-2 373
  • North Dartmouth George H Potter Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    3.3 miles
    185 Cross Rd
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508) 996-8259
    3.3 PK-5 430
  • Tiverton Tiverton Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 579 students
    4.8 miles
    10 Quintal Drive
    Tiverton, RI 02878
    (401) 624-6668
    4.8 5-8 579
  • South Dartmouth Dartmouth High School Math: 87% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,072 student
    5.0 miles
    555 Bakerville Road
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
    (508) 961-2700
    5 9-12 1,072

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