Westwood Middle School

3215 Nw 15th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605 | (352) 955-6718
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,047
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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,047
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 62.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 514 (49.1%)
  • Females: 471 (45.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 86 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 413 (39.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 499 (47.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westwood Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black37635.9%
Asian262.5%
Hispanic868.2%
White49547.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westwood Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade35533.9%
7th Grade31129.7%
8th Grade38136.4%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
46.8%
District:
48.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.9%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
6.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Westwood Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Florida School Grade: A
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
85.0%
District:
69.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201051.0%54.0%57.0%
200949.0%54.0%55.0%
200846.0%49.0%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201056.0%60.0%67.0%
200963.0%65.0%66.0%
200860.0%61.0%64.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201060.0%59.0%62.0%
200952.0%56.0%60.0%
200857.0%58.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%66.0%68.0%
200962.0%65.0%67.0%
200864.0%65.0%64.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%65.0%69.0%
200962.0%63.0%66.0%
200864.0%67.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201053.0%55.0%55.0%
200954.0%53.0%54.0%
200854.0%56.0%53.0%
 
Science Test
201043.0%45.0%42.0%
200944.0%44.0%42.0%
200844.0%46.0%40.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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