Westside Elementary School

Westside Elementary School serves 795 students in grades 4-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Westside Elementary School operates within the Isle Of Wight County School District.

Overview

The student population of 795 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-6
Total Students 795 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
32%
24%
White
59%
53%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Isle Of Wight County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,566 3,850
District Total Revenue $67 MM $43 MM
District Spending $64 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,153 $11,282
District Spending / Student $11,683 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Smithfield High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smithfield Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hardy Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SmithfieldHardy Elementary School
    9311 Hardy Circle
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3204
    2.8 mi | 475 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • SmithfieldSmithfield High School
    14171 Turner Dr
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3108
    3.3 mi | 1314 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SmithfieldSmithfield Middle School
    14175 Turner Dr
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)365-4100
    3.3 mi | 606 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • CarrolltonCarrollton Elementary School
    14440 New Towne Haven Ln
    CarrolltonVA 23314
    (757)238-2452
    5.7 mi | 569 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • WindsorWindsor Elementary School
    20008 Courthouse Hwy
    WindsorVA 23487
    (757)242-4193
    8.8 mi | 668 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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