Westdale Middle School

Westdale Middle School is a premier public school located in the heart of Baton Rouge on the corner of Jefferson Highway and Claycut Road.  We are home to several outstanding academic programs including Gifted and Talented, Great Scholars, and an award-winning Foreign Language Immersion Magnet Program.  In addition to the accelerated programs, Westdale Middle School offers a strong traditional program and special education class with individualized instruction.  Students at Westdale Middle have the opportunity to take more than 10 different high school credit courses during their time here.  Westdale Middle School strives to provide every student with access to a challenging curriculum and productive middle school experience.

To compliment our rigorous core classes, students at Westdale Middle School can choose from a large variety of electives.  Elective classes offered include French, Spanish, Art, Drama, Choir, Band, Strings, Robotics, Drones, Digital Media, Speech, Astronomy, Forensics, Engineering Design, and Computers.