West Springfield High School

425 Piper Rd, West Springfield, MA 01089 | (413) 263-3400
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,316
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 425 Piper Road, West Springfield, MA 01089
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,316
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 92.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 694 (52.7%)
  • Females: 622 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 398 (30.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 466 (35.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Springfield High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Springfield High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade37428.4%
10th Grade34025.8%
11th Grade30723.3%
12th Grade28922.0%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for West Springfield High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 04, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am in need of my high school records asap.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that West Springfield High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Science

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

Biology Test
Physics Test

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

English Language Arts Test
Math Test
Science Test
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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