West Side Middle School



West Side Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Side Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 312
7 354
8 391
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Side Middle School is a public elementary school located in Waterbury, CT in the Waterbury School District. It enrolls 1,057 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,057
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 89.8

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West Side Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 552
(52%)
7,117
(52%)
 Female 505
(48%)
6,655
(48%)

West Side Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 548
(52%)
6,816
(49%)
 Black 235
(22%)
3,244
(24%)
 White 216
(20%)
3,000
(22%)
 Two or More 38
(4%)
413
(3%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
230
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
62
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

West Side Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 799
(76%)
10,233
(74%)
 Not Eligible 162
(15%)
2,461
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(9%)
1,078
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Side Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Side Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1181
2006 1149
2007 1197
2008 1276
2009 1193
2010 1148
2011 1076
2012 1057

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14
2007 13.4
2008 13.5
2009 12.8
2010 12.5
2011 11.6
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71549534292972
2006 0.80069625761532
2007 0.79114452798663
2008 0.7782131661442
2009 0.84073763621123
2010 0.84494773519164
2011 0.83364312267658
2012 0.84673604541154

Compare West Side Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 84.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 1,057 11.8:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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