Westport Elementary School

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
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
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 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
Hispanic
3%
5%
Black
10%
18%
White
83%
73%
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 0.21
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.
81%
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.
7%
7%

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 25,979 621
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpringfieldStudy Middle School
    2343 West Olive
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-6510
    0.9 mi | 369 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SpringfieldBissett Elementary School
    3014 West Calhoun
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-2800
    1.1 mi | 280 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SpringfieldYork Elementary School
    2100 Nichols
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3000
    1.3 mi | 258 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldMcgregor Elementary School
    1221 West Madison
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-5700
    1.8 mi | 343 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldSherwood Elementary School
    1813 South Scenic
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-3800
    1.8 mi | 311 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Springfield, MO 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 0.29, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Springfield is Saratoga Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.