Westfield High School

177 Montgomery Rd, Westfield, MA 01085 | (413) 572-6466
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,583
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School District Details
  • Westfield School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,494
  • Graduation Rate: 83.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.9
  • Enrolled Students: 6,100

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,583
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 101.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 789 (49.8%)
  • Females: 794 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 73 (4.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 262 (16.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 335 (21.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westfield High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black191.2%
Asian251.6%
Hispanic1569.9%
White1,36686.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westfield High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade38524.3%
10th Grade38924.6%
11th Grade41426.2%
12th Grade38724.4%
Ungraded80.5%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Westfield 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
201017.0%17.0%63.0%
200916.0%12.0%61.0%
 
Physics Test
201057.0%55.0%55.0%
200957.0%56.0%57.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%74.0%78.0%
200988.0%77.0%81.0%
 
Math Test
201079.0%71.0%75.0%
200976.0%68.0%75.0%
 
Science Test
201058.0%50.0%65.0%
200957.0%48.0%61.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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