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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Westwood School District Details

Westwood School District
220 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA 02090

3,000 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

12 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)

100 80 60 40 20 0
78%
51%
78%
53%
78%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Deerfield School
72 Deerfield Avenue
Westwood, MA, 02090
KG-05
Downey School
250 Downey Street
Westwood, MA, 02090
PK-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) 81.1% 60.3%
Black 2.2% 9.5%
Hispanic 4.6% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.1% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,544 $39,162,000 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,408 $4,396,000 6.8%
Staff $1,336 $4,171,000 6.4%
General Administration $184 $574,000 0.9%
School Administration $720 $2,247,000 3.5%
Operation $2,076 $6,480,000 10.0%
Transportation $616 $1,923,000 3.0%
Other $316 $986,000 1.5%
Total Support $6,655 $20,777,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,582 $4,940,000 7.6%
Total Expenditures $20,781 $64,879,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
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%