Westside Middle School

240 Matthews School Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Westside Middle School serves 763 students in grades 6-8.
Westside Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Westside Middle School's student population of 763 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students763 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Westside Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westside Middle School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1440 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
13%
37%
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White
58%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarrow County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westside Middle School is Apalachee High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haymon-morris Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winder Kennedy Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 813 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Matthews School Rd
    Winder, GA 30680
    (770) 867-3182
    0.2 PK-5 813
  • Winder Winder Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
    2.0 miles
    194 Mcneal Rd
    Winder, GA 30680
    (678) 425-2194
    2 PK-5 659
  • Winder Apalachee High School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,811 student
    2.3 miles
    940 Haymon Morris Rd
    Winder, GA 30680
    (770) 586-5111
    2.3 9-12 1,811
  • Winder Yargo Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 839 students
    2.4 miles
    1000 Haymon Morris Rd
    Winder, GA 30680
    (770) 867-1147
    2.4 PK-5 839
  • Bethlehem Alternative School Alternative School

    2.5 miles
    54 Star St W
    Bethlehem, GA 30620
    (770) 867-2900
    2.5 n/a n/a

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