Westport Junior High School (Closed 2018)

19 Main Road
Westport, MA 02790
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Westport Junior High School served 259 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 57% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 77% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students259 students
This chart display total students of Westport Junior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Westport Junior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Westport Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
57%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westport Junior High 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
77%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westport Junior High 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Westport Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian (15-16)
1%
n/a
Asian (15-16)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Westport Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
2%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westport Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black (15-16)
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westport Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White (15-16)
93%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westport Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Westport Junior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Westport Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
25%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westport Junior High 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 Lunch (14-15)
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westport Junior High 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 Junior High School is Westport Junior/senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westport Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westport Westport Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 507 students
    0.2 miles
    380 Old County Rd
    Westport, MA 02790
    (508) 636-1075
    0.2 3-6 507
  • 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
    2.3 miles
    154 Gifford Road
    Westport, MA 02790
    (508) 678-8671
    2.3 PK-2 373
  • North Dartmouth George H Potter Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    3.4 miles
    185 Cross Rd
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508) 996-8259
    3.4 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
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