Westford Academy School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
30 Patten Road
Westford, MA 01886
Phone
(978) 692-5570
District
WESTFORD
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1724
Classroom Teachers
118

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.6% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Westford Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 59
Proficiency in Reading 84 60
Proficiency in Math 87 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.92
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 397 23.0%
Grade 10 444 25.8%
Grade 11 433 25.1%
Grade 12 447 25.9%
Total 1724 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.6% 69.2% 61.3%
Black 0.9% 0.9% 9.5%
Hispanic 1.7% 1.9% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 23.6% 27.9% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,194 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 771.9 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.4% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.0% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.8% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,350 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.3% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 69.3% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 45.9% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.4% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.2% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.3% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.6% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 3.2% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,105 $46,617,600 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,056 $5,406,720 6.8%
Staff $719 $3,681,280 4.6%
General Administration $110 $563,200 0.7%
School Administration $628 $3,215,360 4.1%
Operation $1,302 $6,666,240 8.4%
Transportation $647 $3,312,640 4.2%
Other $239 $1,223,680 1.5%
Total Support $4,700 $24,064,000 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,690 $8,652,800 10.9%
Total Expenditures $15,496 $79,339,520 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%