Western Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1 Western Junior Hwy.
Greenwich, CT 06830
Phone
(203) 531-5700
District
GREENWICH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
FAIRFIELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
632
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.1% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Western Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
65%
50%
67%
55%
62%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
67%
51%
72%
56%
62%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
70%
49%
77%
55%
62%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 208 32.9%
Grade 7 222 35.1%
Grade 8 202 32.0%
Total 632 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 46.8% 64.7% 53.3%
Black 4.7% 2.5% 13.1%
Hispanic 39.8% 23.6% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.3% 8.9% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.9% 20.4% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.3% 15.1% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 5.2% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 62,587 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,284.2 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.3% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.3% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.5% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,271 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.6% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 50.6% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.8% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.3% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.6% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.3% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.1% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,663 $158,563,000 64.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,775 $15,937,000 6.5%
Staff $571 $5,128,000 2.1%
General Administration $471 $4,229,000 1.7%
School Administration $1,844 $16,551,000 6.8%
Operation $1,747 $15,686,000 6.4%
Transportation $727 $6,529,000 2.7%
Other $188 $1,688,000 0.7%
Total Support $7,324 $65,748,000 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,323 $20,853,000 8.5%
Total Expenditures $27,310 $245,164,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%