Westchester Middle School

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1620 Norfolk Ave

Westchester, IL 60154

(708) 450-2735

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Westchester Middle School

WMS is an outstanding school! There are no bullies and students are very friendly. Teachers here are very helpful and caring. I love the way how they treat the children here.

Posted by a other on 04/05/14

This is the best school ever and previous comments are wrong my son is in 8th grade and his grades improved when he got to this school and also my son is so happy to wake up in the morning and go to school were the teachers are very nice but can be very harsh when needed to not only that but there are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/13

Having had a very negative experience at Westchester Intermediate School, we were suprised that the Middle school isn't too bad. We had a minor racial comment by one of the teachers assuming that everyone with a Hispanic last name should know how to speak Spanish. I am concerned that the middle school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/10

WMS has a great administration that is progressive in thinking, teachers who truly care, and parents who support the community.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

I have a child that attend the school. In my opinion Westchester Middle School has some racial barriers that the administrative staff and some teachers need to hurdle over. The school does not have a diverse teaching team. The school administrative staff which would include the teachers are not culturally ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/08

I have two children who are currently attending WMS daughter enter 8th grade & a son entering the 7th grade in two weeks. Coming from CPS schools (Humboldt Park) , Bellwood Lincoln elementary school. Although registration fees are quite healthy, it's well worth it annual trips (6th Camp TimerLee 3day ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/08

i used to be a student at this school and it's not to good of a school. The Teachers don't focus on the students.

Posted by a student on 07/10/08

Great school and teachers. My daughter loves this school.

Posted by a parent on 07/03/08

This school is the best middle school you can send your child to. There are so many things they have and do that most middle schoolers don't have a chance to experience. I would know I just graduated from there.

Posted by a former student on 08/09/04

My child came from a private school to WMS. I am thrilled at the results from WMS. My child has excelled at WMS. The teachers are great and very involved. There is help in every class. This is an excellent school. I am so happy with the school.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test scores for Westchester Middle School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Westchester Middle School
Westchester Sd 92-5
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Westchester schools — Westchester Middle School is located at 1620 Norfolk Ave, Westchester IL 60154. 1620 Norfolk Ave is in the 60154 ZIP code in Westchester, IL The school district for Westchester Middle School is the Westchester Sd 92-5. Westchester Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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