West Blvd. Elementary School

West Blvd. Elementary School serves 375 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
West Blvd. Elementary School operates within the Columbia 93 School District.

Overview

The student population of 375 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 375 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
15%
5%
Black
44%
18%
White
34%
72%
Two or more races
5%
2%
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.
0.67 0.21
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.
58%
39%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,719 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,750 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,360 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Columbia 93 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
2
Number of Students Managed 17,719 592
District Total Revenue $186 MM $6 MM
District Spending $196 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,750 $8,810
District Spending / Student $11,360 $8,968
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ColumbiaWest Junior High School
    401 Clinkscales Rd
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3230
    0.5 mi | Gr. 8-9 | 875 students                      
  • ColumbiaJohn Ridgeway Elementary School
    107 East Sexton
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3550
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 243 students                      
  • ColumbiaUlysses S. Grant Elementary School
    10 East Broadway
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3520
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 281 students                      
  • ColumbiaCenter For Gifted Education
    1010 Rangeline St
    ColumbiaMO 65201
    (573)214-3750
    0.9 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 40 students                      
  • ColumbiaFrederick Douglass High School
    Alternative School
    310 North Providence Rd
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3680
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 204 students                      

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