Westwood Middle School



Westwood Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 336
7 327
8 335
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Middle School is a public elementary school located in Gainesville, FL in the Alachua School District. It enrolls 998 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 998
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 60

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Westwood Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 507
(51%)
9,853
(49%)
 Male 491
(49%)
10,363
(51%)

Westwood Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 402
(40%)
8,937
(44%)
 Black 382
(38%)
7,482
(37%)
 Hispanic 106
(11%)
1,637
(8%)
 Two or More 63
(6%)
1,183
(6%)
 Asian 43
(4%)
911
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Westwood Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 499
(50%)
9,217
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 427
(43%)
9,799
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(7%)
1,200
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Westwood Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Westwood Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 948
2006 890
2007 871
2008 931
2009 985
2010 994
2011 1029
2012 998

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 16.2
2007 15.1
2008 13.7
2009 15.9
2010 16.5
2011 17.4
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43670886075949
2006 0.44494382022472
2007 0.43513203214696
2008 0.48657357679914
2009 0.50659898477157
2010 0.50804828973843
2011 0.49854227405248
2012 0.5

Compare Westwood Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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