West 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
44401 West Ann Arbor Trl
Plymouth, MI 48170
Phone
(734) 416-7550
District
PLYMOUTH-CANTON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
WAYNE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
801
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.4% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 39
Proficiency in Reading 62 42
Proficiency in Math 56 36

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 40
Proficiency in Reading 64 43
Proficiency in Math 58 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 38
Proficiency in Reading 56 42
Proficiency in Math 54.8 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.42
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.48
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 274 34.2%
Grade 7 257 32.1%
Grade 8 270 33.7%
Total 801 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.7% 72.9% 69.3%
Black 1.0% 10.0% 18.4%
Hispanic 4.7% 4.4% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 12.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.1% 14.8% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 12.0% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 2.8% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 121,286 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,001.0 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 45,789 3,901,762
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.0% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 52.5% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.9% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.3% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.3% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.4% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,995 $102,976,115 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $646 $11,096,342 5.6%
Staff $509 $8,743,093 4.4%
General Administration $75 $1,288,275 0.6%
School Administration $525 $9,017,925 4.5%
Operation $760 $13,054,520 6.6%
Transportation $417 $7,162,809 3.6%
Other $262 $4,500,374 2.3%
Total Support $3,194 $54,863,338 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,376 $40,812,552 20.5%
Total Expenditures $11,564 $198,634,828 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,210 $9,436,018,885 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $832 $1,264,432,378 6.8%
Staff $514 $781,036,331 4.2%
General Administration $240 $364,240,642 2.0%
School Administration $597 $907,444,508 4.9%
Operation $910 $1,382,300,257 7.5%
Transportation $433 $658,720,435 3.6%
Other $510 $774,723,285 4.2%
Total Support $4,036 $6,132,905,971 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,959 $2,976,554,816 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $18,545,361,528 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%