Westwood Elementary School

Westwood Elementary School serves 623 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is equal to the state average of 29%.
Westwood Elementary School operates within the St. Cloud Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 623 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 623 students
Westwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Westwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Westwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Westwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
2%
Westwood Elementary School American Indian (1999-2013)
Asian
8%
6%
Westwood Elementary School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Westwood Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2013)
Black
9%
10%
Westwood Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
71%
71%
Westwood Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Westwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Westwood 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.
0.48 0.31
Westwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
38%
32%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,584 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name St. Cloud Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
2
Number of Students Managed 10,584 508
St. Cloud Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $106 MM $6 MM
District Spending $119 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,164 $11,416
St. Cloud Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,480 $11,593
St. Cloud Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Cloud Area Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is St Cloud Area Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Cloud Area Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waite ParkSt Cloud Area Learning Center
    Alternative School
    216 North 8th Ave
    Waite ParkMN 56387
    (320)203-8470
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 304 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Saint CloudApollo Senior High School
    1000 44th Ave North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)253-1600
    0.9 mi | 1223 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Saint CloudSpecial Education Facilities
    Special Education School
    1000 44th Ave North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)253-9333
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 77 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Saint CloudMadison Elementary School
    2805 9th St North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)252-4665
    1.9 mi | 760 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Saint CloudRoosevelt-early Childhood Sp. Elementary School
    Special Education School
    3015 3rd St North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)253-5828
    Special Education School

    1.9 mi | 237 students | Gr. PK                      

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