Westview Middle School

  • Westview Middle School serves 631 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Westview Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

Westview Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Westview Middle School's student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students631 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westview Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (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 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westview Middle School is 0.62, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#712 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
33%
34%
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White
51%
51%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westview Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.620.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
63%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westview Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenwood 50 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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