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150 Waterford Crossing
O'fallon, MO 63368

(636) 272-6690
(636) 272-6361
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September 16, 2013
My daughter is a freshmen this year, so far she hasn't experienced any diffeculties in any of her classes.

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May 25, 2012
West Middle school to me was a privledge of going to learn. Everybody was so nice and helpful when I needed help. The teachers there will never be forgotten by my family and will always have a special meanIng to me.

- submitted by a community member
January 18, 2012
This school has too many issues at that. Was there not even a semester before i was thrown out. Kids are just disrespectful and they thought that they could just pick on me without gettin hit. So this school was a MAJOR drop from the other middle schools. Its been awhile Im a sophmore now.

- submitted by a community member
May 04, 2011
While I would like to say positive things about this school I really feel that this school has major flaws. I would like to say it is a "public school issue" but I found fort zumwalt to be very different than the Francis Howell School District. The teachers are not concerned about teaching the children to thier ability and teaching them good learning skills. They allow students to basically do whatever they want until someone complains. They dont push the children to do thier best work or learn good skills and allow students to not turn in work or turn it in late and still give them full credit (how will that help them in life) They act like they want the parents to be involved but then we the parents are, they make them feel like the are overstepping thier bounds and blow them off. I have interviewed FZW high school and have found it to be very similar. My child will attend high school at a private school and my other children will not be attending this school district either.

- submitted by a parent
May 25, 2010
I had a child at both FZ south middle and west middle. Both kids are ADD. South middle clearly was better school in terms of helping identify workable solutions for kids who have disorganizational issues and need good processes to make sure homework comes home and gets turned in on time.

- submitted by a parent
March 06, 2010
I was a current student last year and i was outstanded with my lasting memory there. The students are very bright and so is their grades. The teachers are helpful, plus the afterschool programs were so amasing. The courses are very helpful and fun. Like, FACS, Tech Ed, Art, and Music. The principles are very into their work. It's a beautiful school and it is a very enjoyable place. Hope to have your kids there! :)

- submitted by a student
August 25, 2009
I went there for half a year.... I kinda liked it. But i had just come from a class of 5 so it was a very difficult move. But besides the huge class sizes i really enjoyed it

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August 24, 2009
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no rating March 31, 2009
The quality of teachers here is outstanding. I like the way the 6th graders are essentially segregated from the 8th graders, as there is a world of difference between 12 and 14 years of age. I also like the way the 500+ incoming 6 graders were split into 4 manageable teams of approx.125. Having said that, my only substantial complaint about this middle school is the sheer number of students attending. Over 1500 middle schoolers is an overwhelming number, and that number is more likely to increase than decrease. I think the school handles the students remarkably well, but it is by no means ideal.

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December 15, 2008
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October 07, 2008
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- submitted by a student
October 01, 2008
Other than being a bit crowded, this school has proven to be an excellent institution for my child. We were nervous about switching schools at 8th grade (due to rezoning), but the transition has been a good one. My child is well adjusted and we think the quality of education that she is getting is very solid.

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May 09, 2008
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January 26, 2006
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- submitted by a student
December 06, 2005
I love this school so much. I used to go here last year and I really enjoyed it. The teachers and staff are great!

- submitted by a former student
October 18, 2005
West middle is a great school. They sre very safe and they know how to work with kids if they need it. I am a fromer student of west middle. The teachers are so great and I wish I was still in middle school.They make learning fun. Half the time the would playa game with us and little did we know we were actually learning. If you have to send your son/daughter to any school it should be west middle.

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October 12, 2004
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Ft. Zuwmalt West Middle School
150 Waterford Crossing, O'fallon, MO  63368
(636) 272-6690
Last modified Ft. Zuwmalt West Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ft. Zuwmalt West Middle School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top