Westport Elementary School

415 South Golden,

Springfield, MO, 65802-4709

Tel: (417)523-3100
Grades: KG-5

395 students

Westport Elementary School serves 395 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Westport Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 395 students
Westport Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Westport Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Westport Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Westport Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Westport Elementary School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Westport Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
10%
18%
Westport Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
83%
73%
Westport Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Westport Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Westport 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.
0.30 0.43
Westport Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
81%
39%
Westport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Westport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,979 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,979 575
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $8,810
Springfield R-xii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $8,968
Springfield R-xii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Excel School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Study Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bissett Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Study Middle School
    2343 West Olive
    Springfield , MO , 65802
    (417)523-6510
    0.9  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Springfield Bissett Elementary School
    3014 West Calhoun
    Springfield , MO , 65802
    (417)523-2800
    1.1  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield York Elementary School
    2100 Nichols
    Springfield , MO , 65802
    (417)523-3000
    1.3  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springfield Mcgregor Elementary School
    1221 West Madison
    Springfield , MO , 65806
    (417)523-5700
    1.8  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springfield Sherwood Elementary School
    1813 South Scenic
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)523-3800
    1.8  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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