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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  • Mailing Address: 425 Piper Road, West Springfield, MA 01089
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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%
Black463.5%
Asian584.4%
Hispanic15912.1%
White1,01877.4%
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%
Ungraded60.5%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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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

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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

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201060.0%51.0%63.0%
200956.0%52.0%61.0%
 
Physics Test
201042.0%41.0%55.0%
200940.0%39.0%57.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201070.0%67.0%78.0%
200972.0%70.0%81.0%
 
Math Test
201070.0%67.0%75.0%
200965.0%64.0%75.0%
 
Science Test
201050.0%50.0%65.0%
200957.0%56.0%61.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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