Westside Elementary School

Westside Elementary School serves 821 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Westside Elementary School operates within the Brevard School District.

Overview

The student population of 821 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 821 students
Westside Elementary School Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Students by Grade Westside Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
16%
28%
Black
24%
23%
White
50%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Westside Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Westside Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.67 0.45
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.
48%
49%
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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 78,466 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Brevard School District
Number of Schools
Managed
112
23
Number of Students Managed 78,466 9,989
Brevard School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $676 MM $138 MM
Brevard School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $797 MM $159 MM
Brevard School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,244 $13,793
Brevard School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,909 $15,882
Brevard School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bayside High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwest Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Odyssey Charter School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Palm BayBayside High School
    1901 Degroodt Rd Sw
    Palm BayFL 32908
    (321)956-5000
    0.2 mi | 1665 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Palm BayOdyssey Charter School
    Charter School
    1755 Eldron Blvd Se
    Palm BayFL 32909
    (321)733-0442
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 624 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Palm BayOrion Academy Charter
    Charter School
    1755 Eldron Blvd Se
    Palm BayFL 32909
    (321)292-9005
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Palm BayColumbia Elementary School
    1225 Waco Blvd Se
    Palm BayFL 32909
    (321)676-1319
    2.8 mi | 705 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Palm BayJohn F. Turner, Senior Elementary School
    3175 Jupiter Blvd Se
    Palm BayFL 32909
    (321)676-5700
    3.1 mi | 741 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Palm Bay, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.56, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Palm Bay is Riviera Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.