Hazelwood West Middle School

12834 Missouri Bottom Rd, Hazelwood, MO 63042 | (314) 953-7800
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 831
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4.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Allison Klouse
  • Fax: (314) 953-7813
School District Details
  • Hazelwood School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,427
  • Graduation Rate: 71.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.3
  • Enrolled Students: 18,837

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 831
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 438 (52.7%)
  • Females: 393 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 338 (40.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 405 (48.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hazelwood West Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hazelwood West Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade28934.8%
7th Grade25430.6%
8th Grade28834.7%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 4.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 9.7
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $89,647
Average Salary of Teachers: $53,343
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Hazelwood West Middle School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 17, 2010
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The hazelwood school district has gone down the drain. None of the kids there want to learn and for the ones who do it's a nightmare to be in any school in this district. Most of the kids are disrespectful and rude that I have encountered when the middle school is let out for the day. I loved going to that school, but now I would hate it and dread going.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 16, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • school is good could be more challenging some kids struggle some dont like me im blowing throu it
  • Reviewed by Student on September 21, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Good school nice condition, although it can be very boring.The teachers are all really nice though!
  • Reviewed by Student on June 19, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is a overall good school most of the teachers are nice but there are some that many of the students just cant tolerate usually when it comes to down to teachers here we're never right and the "adults" are always right the important thing is getting an education and some of the teachers are pretty serious about but some just could care less my past teachers sometime nagged about how the didnt get paid enough to do their job and i think that students shouldnt be exposed to this kind of behavior in teachers if you wanted to be a teacher you went to school for it and decided to have it as a career most of them dont understand that they are looking in the eyes of their future.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 02, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school has alot of rules! they are strict at every thing!! they take learning very serious too. they have no tollerence when it comes to bulling! they never joke around. the teachers and principles are very nice and they treat us kids like adults. they care for us and are always there for us when we need them!! just because the high school might not be good, doesn't mean that there middle school is too.
  • Reviewed by Student on August 08, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school does have its flaws like some exceptionally dumb students and teachers. but the kids are funny. like the seventh grade food fight at the end of the year last year was crazy. and i was there, this school is alright they just need to handle things a little better.
  • Reviewed by Student on March 02, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is a pretty good school. I dont like the rules. They are kinda of stupid to me. I will tell yo this, this school is strict learning always comes first then playing. Some rules I dont like is bookbags,food etc.....

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Hazelwood West Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Communication Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

Communication Arts Test
Mathematics Test

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

Communication Arts Test
Mathematics Test

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

Communication Arts Test
Mathematics Test
Science Test

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

Algebra I Test
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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