Westwood Junior High School

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1801 Panther Blvd

Palestine, TX 75801

(903) 723-0423

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 245

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Westwood Junior High School

Not the worst school ever but definitely not the best. Staff and teachers are not very nice or polite and there is a lot of bullying going on with no action taken to stop it. Teachers are not encouraging or helpful 90% of the time. I am looking for another school for my children to attend even if it ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/14

Okay...the theory of out principal paying more attention to the teachers then the students is a bundle of crap. My principal, Mrs. Williams, defiantly pays attention to us, and out behavior. The campus may be a bunch of cement and bricks buts it's still an okay building. So what if we aren't as great ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/27/09

the buildings aren't in the best of conditions, but the Principle(Mr. Sheppard) is wonderful, and we now have a choir(as of the 2007-2008 school year) It would be better though if we had more support from everyone! :]

Posted by a parent on 12/12/07

The school buildings are in terrible condition as are most of the other campusus in Westwood ISD. It is truly amazing that they haven't been condemned. They do not offer choir in any grade k-12 at this school district. The teachers seem to be motivated to teach the children which is more than can be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/05

Both my sons are currently enrolled at the Westwood Junior High school campus. I have noticed very little support from the school principal. In my opinion, she is there for the teachers and not the students. Also the counselor has not met one time with either of my sons to discuss there experiences or ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/19/05

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Test scores for Westwood Junior High School

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Test Year: 2011
Westwood Junior High School
Westwood Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Palestine schools — Westwood Junior High School is located at 1801 Panther Blvd, Palestine TX 75801. 1801 Panther Blvd is in the 75801 ZIP code in Palestine, TX The school district for Westwood Junior High School is the Westwood Isd. Westwood Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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