Westwood Middle School

670 River Road
Morgantown, WV 26501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Westwood Middle School serves 402 students in grades 6-8.
Westwood Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Westwood Middle School's student population of 402 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Westwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Middle School is 0.20, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#380 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
89%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.200.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonongalia County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westwood Middle School is Morgantown High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skyview Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morgantown Skyview Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
    0.0 miles
    668 River Road
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 284-2890
    0 PK-5 516
  • Morgantown Eastwood Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 686 students
    0.9 miles
    677 201st Memorial Hwy
    Morgantown, WV 26505
    (304) 284-8226
    0.9 PK-5 686
  • Morgantown Morgantown High School Math: 48% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,811 student
    0.9 miles
    109 Wilson Avenue
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 291-9260
    0.9 9-12 1,811
  • Morgantown Technical Education Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    1000 Mississippi Street
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 291-9240
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Morgantown Mountainview Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 755 students
    1.0 miles
    661 Greenbag Road
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304) 291-9255
    1 PK-5 755

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