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West View Middle School

Public | 6-8 | 672 students

 
 

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5 stars

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Posted June 25, 2011

im a 6th grader goin to be a seventh grader i love west view so much iam a straight A student and i was afaid that i would no longer be once i went to middle school but i did amazaming thanks to all of the teachers ! love you guyz! i was pretty invovoled i did cheer,volleyball,track,beta,art club,drama club,i played both flute and clarinet in band you can be invovoled and be great @west view teachers students parents nayone who has helped has done a great job and i would like to give them all my great THANKZ! -ily guyz


Posted May 19, 2009

The entire staff is dedicated to the student body's education and subsequent future opportunities. They are dedicated in being the best and doing their best in academics and sports. Go West View!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 13, 2009

west view is awesome. i go there i am an 8th grade student. i have gone there since 7th grade and both grades are awesome. i have heard of the 6th and know some of the teacher. west view is an awesome school for your child to go to. the teachers will introduce you to kid when you start going there. i think it is a fair school with lots of fair rules and nice people
—Submitted by a student


Posted September 19, 2008

My daughter goes to this school and she loves west view middle. The teachers are just wonderful. My daughter runs cross country and she is enjoying this sport and the coach is excellent great with the kids. I rate this school five stars *****
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 8, 2008

I go to west view middle school and it is awesome . The teachers are wonderful and the principal is very fair yet strict and very helpful. This is a great school for your children . TO : Parents who read these West view is the school for your child.
—Submitted by a student


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 45% in 2013.

230 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
33%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

230 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
58%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

230 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
59%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 87% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 47% in 2013.

205 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
46%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 47% in 2013.

205 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
60%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

205 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
62%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

205 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 41% in 2013.

160 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
24%

2010

 
 
12%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 47% in 2013.

223 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
56%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

223 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
70%

2010

 
 
67%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 82% in 2013.

223 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
n/a
Writing

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students57%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic46%
White59%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities11%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students71%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
White75%
Economically disadvantaged66%
Students with disabilities37%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students77%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic64%
White79%
Economically disadvantaged67%
Students with disabilities42%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic93%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities68%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic72%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White57%
Economically disadvantaged44%
Students with disabilities22%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic56%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White63%
Economically disadvantaged51%
Students with disabilities50%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students74%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic67%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged65%
Students with disabilities45%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students86%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic94%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White86%
Economically disadvantaged81%
Students with disabilities50%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students33%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
White31%
Economically disadvantaged23%
Students with disabilities33%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students63%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic47%
White64%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilities33%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students82%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic73%
White83%
Economically disadvantaged73%
Students with disabilities45%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students94%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic87%
White94%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities72%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 65% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
100%

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
92%
English I

The state average for English I was 68% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

English I

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 87% 67%
Hispanic 7% 7%
Two or more races 3% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Black 1% 23%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 39%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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