Pittsburgh Westwood K-8 Elementary School

Pittsburgh Westwood K-8 Elementary School serves 235 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Pittsburgh Westwood K-8 Elementary School operates within the Pittsburgh School District.

Overview

The student population of 235 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 235 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
3%
9%
Black
42%
16%
White
42%
70%
Two or more races
12%
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.
0.64 0.24
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.
74%
36%
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%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,945 students has grown by 37% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $22,073 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $22,352 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Pittsburgh School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
3
Number of Students Managed 37,945 1,528
District Total Revenue $617 MM $21 MM
District Spending $625 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,073 $12,476
District Spending / Student $22,352 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pittsburgh Langley High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburgh Classical 6-8 Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Schaeffer K-8 Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Schaeffer K-8 Elementary School
    1235 Clairhaven St
    PittsburghPA 15205
    (412)928-6560
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 408 students                      
  • Pittsburgh Fred L Aiken Elementary School
    881 Greentree Rd
    PittsburghPA 15220
    (412)921-9166
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 184 students                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Stevens K-8 Elementary School
    822 Crucible St
    PittsburghPA 15220
    (412)928-6550
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 327 students                      
  • PittsburghCrafton Elementary School
    1874 Crafton Blvd
    PittsburghPA 15205
    (412)922-7196
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 352 students                      
  • PittsburghIngram Elementary School
    40 Vancouver St
    PittsburghPA 15205
    (412)921-2727
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 164 students                      

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