Westport Elementary School

Westport Elementary School serves 416 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Westport Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 416 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 416 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 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 16:1 13:1
Hispanic
4%
5%
Black
12%
18%
White
82%
72%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.31 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.
80%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,349 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,807 is less than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,820 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 26,349 592
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $8,810
District Spending / Student $10,820 $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 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 Grades Students
  • SpringfieldStudy Middle School
    2343 West Olive
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-6510
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 418 students                      
  • SpringfieldBissett Elementary School
    3014 West Calhoun
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-2800
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 280 students                      
  • SpringfieldYork Elementary School
    2100 Nichols
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3000
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 279 students                      
  • SpringfieldMcgregor Elementary School
    1221 West Madison
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-5700
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 393 students                      
  • SpringfieldSherwood Elementary School
    1813 South Scenic
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-3800
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 255 students                      

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