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 92
7 119
8 114
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Middle School is a public high school of the Grand Rapids Public Schools located in Grand Rapids, MI. It has 325 students in grades 5th through 10th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.8 to 1.

Total Students: 325
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.4

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Westwood Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 165
(51%)
4,260
(51%)
 Female 160
(49%)
4,081
(49%)

Westwood Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 145
(45%)
2,969
(36%)
 Black 92
(28%)
2,934
(35%)
 White 54
(17%)
1,796
(22%)
 Two or More 31
(10%)
468
(6%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
128
(2%)

Westwood Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 251
(77%)
5,492
(66%)
 Not Eligible 71
(22%)
2,472
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
377
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Westwood Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Westwood Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 445
2006 418
2007 318
2008 329
2009 168
2010 486
2011 438
2012 403
2013 374
2014 358
2015 325

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 15.3
2007 12.4
2008 13.3
2009 6.4
2010 17.4
2011 12.4
2012 11.1
2013 14.2
2014 14.7
2015 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94157303370787
2006 0.99043062200957
2007 1.0377358490566
2008 1.048632218845
2009 2.0952380952381
2010 0.97530864197531
2011 0.9703196347032
2012 0.90322580645161
2013 0.88502673796791
2014 0.90502793296089
2015 0.78153846153846

Compare Westwood Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 78.2%
 

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