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

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School Overview

Address
456 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493
Phone
(781) 786-5600
District
WESTON
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
497
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.0% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 52
Proficiency in Reading 87 53
Proficiency in Math 87 51

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 47
Proficiency in Reading 82 48
Proficiency in Math 91 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 48
Proficiency in Reading 84 51
Proficiency in Math 76.0 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.76
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.96
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 181 36.4%
Grade 7 160 32.2%
Grade 8 156 31.4%
Total 497 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.3% 68.5% 61.3%
Black 7.3% 6.7% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.4% 6.5% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.0% 18.1% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 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 12,067 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 696.4 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.1% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 20.4% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,800 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 99.0% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.2% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 55.4% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.4% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 3.5% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.4% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.9% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,481 $33,346,074 56.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,023 $4,357,542 7.4%
Staff $1,727 $3,719,958 6.3%
General Administration $292 $628,968 1.1%
School Administration $879 $1,893,366 3.2%
Operation $2,406 $5,182,524 8.8%
Transportation $832 $1,792,128 3.0%
Other $661 $1,423,794 2.4%
Total Support $8,819 $18,996,126 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,186 $6,862,644 11.6%
Total Expenditures $27,486 $59,204,844 100.0%
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%