West Middle School

123 West Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505 | (970) 254-5090
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 425
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From West Middle School

Use the form below to search for alumni from West Middle School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 123 W Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 425
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 215 (50.6%)
  • Females: 210 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (5.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 137 (32.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 162 (38.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.4%
Black51.2%
Asian102.4%
Hispanic7617.9%
White32877.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade14534.1%
7th Grade13030.6%
8th Grade15035.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 52%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:44%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,384
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
West Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,48330%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,15370%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review West Middle School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
East Middle School
6-8 | 446 Students | 1.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Orchard Mesa Middle School
6-8 | 508 Students | 2.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Bookcliff Middle School
6-8 | 547 Students | 3.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Redlands Middle School
6-8 | 612 Students | 3.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Grand Mesa Middle School
6-8 | 664 Students | 5.5 miles away

1 out of 5
Mount Garfield Middle School
6-8 | 646 Students | 8.7 miles away

1 out of 5
Fruita 8/9 School
8-9 | 720 Students | 8.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Fruita Middle School
6-7 | 586 Students | 10.0 miles away

2 out of 5
De Beque Undivided High School
7-12 | 52 Students | 25.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about West Middle School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Teacher Tenure: A Double-Edged Sword
Teacher Tenure (the policy making it almost impossible to fire teachers) has noble roots. It was...
Who is Safe?
Between September 26 and October 2, 2006, there were three deadly school shootings and...
Keep Your Licensed Teen Safe This Summer
Every year hundreds of teenage drivers lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents. Statistics show...