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Westwood Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 9

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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
3215 Nw 15 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32605
Phone
(352) 955-6718
District
ALACHUA
County
ALACHUA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
893
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.7% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
55%
55%
54%
55%
55%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
53%
56%
48%
53%
58%
58%
53%
56%
48%
53%
58%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
56%
60%
57%
57%
54%
63%
56%
60%
57%
57%
54%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 261 29.2%
Grade 7 325 36.4%
Grade 8 306 34.3%
Grade 9 1 0.1%
Total 893 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 36.9% 44.9% 38.3%
Black 39.1% 36.5% 22.4%
Hispanic 19.5% 12.7% 35.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 5.7% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.3% 46.8% 54.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.4% 44.7% 50.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 2.1% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 268,105 21,538,187
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 276.7 396
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 16.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.9% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.2% 20.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 101,979 7,931,313
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 10.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.8% 88.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.1% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.1% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 16.6% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,378 $160,506,410 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $597 $17,817,465 5.7%
Staff $659 $19,667,855 6.3%
General Administration $113 $3,372,485 1.1%
School Administration $546 $16,295,370 5.2%
Operation $1,118 $33,366,710 10.7%
Transportation $394 $11,758,930 3.8%
Other $270 $8,058,150 2.6%
Total Support $3,697 $110,336,965 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,352 $40,350,440 13.0%
Total Expenditures $10,428 $311,223,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,005 $16,679,928,493 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $453 $1,257,007,048 4.0%
Staff $622 $1,727,404,040 5.6%
General Administration $88 $243,699,372 0.8%
School Administration $530 $1,472,075,836 4.7%
Operation $979 $2,718,120,843 8.8%
Transportation $376 $1,043,921,210 3.4%
Other $258 $717,493,116 2.3%
Total Support $3,305 $9,179,773,322 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,872 $5,200,190,918 16.7%
Total Expenditures $11,183 $31,059,861,783 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%