Westview Elementary School

600 South 1st St

Fairbury, IL 61739-1558

Tel: (815)692-2623
Grades: PK-4

409 students

Westview Elementary School serves 409 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Westview Elementary School operates within the Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District.

Overview

The student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 409 students
Westview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Westview Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Westview Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Westview Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
2%
23%
Black
1%
19%
White
92%
50%
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.
0.15 0.30
Westview Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
12%
23%
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.
21%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,125 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,125 949
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $10 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,762 $10,546
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,950 $10,416
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Central Junior High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowbrook Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FairburyPrairie Central High School
    411 North 7th St
    FairburyIL 61739
    (815)692-2355
    0.8 mi | 606 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ForrestMeadowbrook Elementary School
    450 North Bach
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8461
    5.3 mi | 188 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • ForrestPrairie Central Junior High School
    800 North Wood St
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8660
    5.5 mi | 321 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • ForrestHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Prairie Central Upper Elementary School
    312 North Center St
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8238
    5.6 mi | 300 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • ChenoaChenoa Elementary School
    700 South Division St
    ChenoaIL 61726
    (815)945-2971
    10.6 mi | 171 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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