Westport Elementary School

  • Westport Elementary School serves 491 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Westport Elementary School's student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westport Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westport Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#747 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
91%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.170.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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