Westridge Middle School

  • Westridge Middle School serves 681 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westridge Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Westridge Middle School's student population of 681 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westridge Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Westridge Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank#600 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westridge Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westridge Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
67%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westridge Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.480.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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