Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet

7630 Arapaho Rd
Dallas, TX 75248
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet serves 675 students in grades 7-8.
Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet's student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students675 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1837 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
30%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet is Pearce High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richardson West J High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Creek Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dallas Spring Creek Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 331 students
    0.4 miles
    7667 Roundrock Rd
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-4500
    0.4 PK-6 331
  • Dallas Bowie Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 626 students
    0.6 miles
    7643 La Manga Dr
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-6000
    0.6 K-6 626
  • Richardson Arapaho Classical Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 582 students
    0.8 miles
    1300 Cypress Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6400
    0.8 PK-6 582
  • Richardson Pearce High School Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,383 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 N Coit Rd
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-5000
    0.8 9-12 2,383
  • Richardson Richardson West J High School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 711 students
    0.9 miles
    1309 Holly Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-3700
    0.9 7-8 711

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