Westwood, MA
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Westwood Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Westwood School District Details

Westwood School District
220 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA 02090

3,204 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Westwood School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Deerfield School
72 Deerfield Avenue
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05
Downey School
250 Downey Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05
E W Thurston Middle School
850 High Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
06-08
Martha Jones School
80 Martha Jones Rd
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05
Paul Hanlon School
790 Gay Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05
Westwood High School
200 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
09-12
Westwood Integrated Preschool School
200 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
PK-PK
William E Sheehan School
549 Pond Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.2% 65.8%
Black 2.1% 9.0%
Hispanic 3.1% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.5% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.1% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,526 $30,473,674 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,169 $3,739,631 6.9%
Staff $1,176 $3,762,024 6.9%
General Administration $219 $700,581 1.3%
School Administration $650 $2,079,350 3.8%
Operation $1,970 $6,302,030 11.6%
Transportation $449 $1,436,351 2.6%
Other $313 $1,001,287 1.8%
Total Support $5,946 $19,021,254 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,549 $4,955,251 9.1%
Total Expenditures $17,020 $54,446,980 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,238 $8,829,317,762 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $1,098,638,023 6.4%
Staff $894 $854,825,435 5.0%
General Administration $198 $189,340,536 1.1%
School Administration $656 $626,728,689 3.7%
Operation $1,359 $1,298,651,332 7.6%
Transportation $699 $668,422,780 3.9%
Other $406 $388,136,507 2.3%
Total Support $5,362 $5,124,624,208 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,248 $3,104,553,880 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,847 $17,058,595,089 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%