Westview Hills Middle School

  • Westview Hills Middle School serves 478 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Westview Hills Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Westview Hills Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Westview Hills Middle School's student population of 478 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westview Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westview Hills Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#460 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
22%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
45%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westview Hills Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.710.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaercker 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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