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5511 Massachusetts Ave

Bethesda, MD 20816

(301) 320-6515

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,250

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Westland Middle School

My son has been deeply hurt emotionally by this school, and of course physically attacked by a regular bully, whom the school always protects for unknown reasons. My son is an A student in every way, and always tries his best to please the teachers. But the principal, some staff and some teachers at ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/14

A racist school, the school covers up bullying, does not protect the kids. MCPS really is out of control of its schools!

Posted by a parent on 05/23/14

My daughter kept on getting hurt emotionally and physically. No matter what the counselors and principal did to help she just kept on getting hurt

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

There was a time when Westland Middle School was worthy of being the feeder to Bethesda Chevy Chase HS---the jewel of the cluster. But those days are long gone. Westland is now bursting at the seams and comports itself like an over-crowded school. Kids are not just lost-in the shuffle----they are buried. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/25/13

Westland is great. Sure there are some annoying kids and bad teachers, like at any school but there are lots of really great teacehers everyone has a respect for one another it's diverse, unlike Pyle thats all rich white kids and everyone at Westland seems to be relatively content you should definitely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/25/13

This is one of the best public middle schools in Montgomery County and I am honored that both of my sons attended.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/10

School has a great program. School has a very safe feeling. Few bad teachers.

Posted by a student on 02/06/08

A great school that provides a rigorous academic program, global awareness, and a great staff.

Posted by a teacher on 09/27/05

I attented Westland Middle School for the 2003-2004 school year, and quite frankly, it was the worst year of school I have had. I was only a sixith grader, but was ALWAYS being harassed by many kids for no reason. If they don't like me, that's fine, but when I went to talk to the consouler office almost ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 03/03/05

What makes this school so special are the teachers. They have been extremely resourceful in assisting me, as a parent to encourage my child to learn. I appreciate all of their input and guidance. They are the best teachers that i have dealt with in a long time. Thanks to the teachers, westland middle ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/28/04

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Test scores for Westland Middle School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Westland Middle School
Montgomery County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Bethesda schools — Westland Middle School is located at 5511 Massachusetts Ave, Bethesda MD 20816. 5511 Massachusetts Ave is in the 20816 ZIP code in Bethesda, MD The school district for Westland Middle School is the Montgomery County Public Schools. Westland Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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