School Details

Hyannis West Elementary School

549 West Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601
(508) 790-6480

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-3 & ungraded 307 students 12 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Barnstable School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hyannis West Elementary School is a public elementary school. The principal of Hyannis West Elementary School is Patricia Sullivan. 307 students go to Hyannis West Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 79% of the 307 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Hyannis West Elementary School is 12:1. Centerville Elementary is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 46% 81%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 2% %
Hispanic 19% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 17% 5%
Multiracial 14% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.7% 0%
Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 36%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The staff are the best around!!! They go above and beyond. The kids leave Hyannis West well prepared and confident! Second to none!!!!

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