Westernport Elementary School

Westernport Elementary School serves 262 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Westernport Elementary School operates within the Allegany County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 262 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 262 students
Westernport Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Westernport Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Westernport 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Westernport Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Westernport Elementary School Asian (1993-2009)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Westernport Elementary School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
1%
37%
Westernport Elementary School Black (2006-2012)
White
95%
43%
Westernport Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Westernport Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Westernport 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.
0.10 0.82
Westernport Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
53%
35%
Westernport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Westernport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Allegany County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
28
Number of Students Managed 8,913 16,752
Allegany County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $244 MM
Allegany County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $140 MM $238 MM
Allegany County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,545 $14,580
Allegany County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,170 $14,228
Allegany County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Keyser Headstart (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mineral County Alternative School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keyser Headstart (4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Keyser Mineral County Alternative School
    Alternative School
    50 Clary St
    Keyser , WV , 26726
    (304)788-4213
    Alternative School
    3.6  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Keyser Keyser Headstart
    251 West Piedmont St
    Keyser , WV , 26726
    (304)788-4216
    4  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Keyser Keyser High School
    1 East Piedmont St
    Keyser , WV , 26726
    (304)788-4230
    4.3  mi  |  697  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Keyser Mineral County Technical Center
    Vocational School
    600 South Water St Ext
    Keyser , WV , 26726
    (304)788-4240
    Vocational School
    4.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Keyser Keyser Primary / Middle School
    700 Harley Staggers Dr
    Keyser , WV , 26726
    (304)788-4220
    4.5  mi  |  1136  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Allegany County, MD 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 0.15, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.82. The most diverse school district in Allegany County is Allegany County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.