Westover Hills Elementary School

Westover Hills Elementary School serves 381 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Westover Hills Elementary School operates within the Richmond City School District.

Overview

The student population of 381 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 381 students
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Westover Hills Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Westover Hills Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Westover Hills Elementary School Asian (1993-2013)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Westover Hills Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
87%
24%
Westover Hills Elementary School Black (1993-2013)
White
4%
53%
Westover Hills Elementary School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.24 0.41
Westover Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
87%
32%
Westover Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
6%
Westover Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,852 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Richmond City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
4
Number of Students Managed 26,852 3,850
Richmond City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $338 MM $43 MM
Richmond City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $326 MM $42 MM
Richmond City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,583 $11,282
District Spending / Student $14,076 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is George Wythe High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lucille M. Brown Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elizabeth D. Redd Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RichmondElizabeth D. Redd Elementary School
    5601 Jahnke Rd
    RichmondVA 23225
    (804)780-5061
    0.5 mi | 501 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RichmondGeorge Wythe High School
    4314 Crutchfield St
    RichmondVA 23225
    (804)780-5037
    0.9 mi | 916 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RichmondLucille M. Brown Middle School
    6300 Jahnke Rd
    RichmondVA 23225
    (804)319-3013
    1.1 mi | 814 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RichmondPatrick Henry School Of Science And Arts
    Charter School
    3411 Semmes Ave
    RichmondVA 23225
    (804)888-7061
    Charter School

    1.4 mi | 197 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RichmondMiles Jones Elementary School
    200 Beaufont Hill Dr
    RichmondVA 23225
    (804)319-3185
    1.5 mi | 539 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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