West Blvd. Elementary School

West Blvd. Elementary School serves 380 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
West Blvd. Elementary School operates within the Columbia 93 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 380 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 380 students
West Blvd. Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Blvd. Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
West Blvd. Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Blvd. Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
West Blvd. Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
West Blvd. Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
12%
5%
West Blvd. Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
40%
16%
West Blvd. Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
37%
73%
West Blvd. Elementary School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
West Blvd. Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups West Blvd. Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.69 0.22
West Blvd. Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
70%
42%
West Blvd. Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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%
7%
West Blvd. Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,872 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,965 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,843 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Columbia 93 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
2
Number of Students Managed 17,872 586
Columbia 93 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $6 MM
Columbia 93 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $189 MM $6 MM
Columbia 93 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,965 $9,469
Columbia 93 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,843 $9,562
Columbia 93 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Frederick Douglass High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center For Gifted Education (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ColumbiaWest Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 594 students401 Clinkscales Rd
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3230
    0.56-8594
  • ColumbiaCenter For Gifted Education
    0.9 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 45 students1010 Rangeline St
    ColumbiaMO 65201
    (573)214-3750
    0.91-545
  • ColumbiaJohn Ridgeway Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 242 students107 East Sexton
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3550
    0.9KG-5242
  • ColumbiaUlysses S. Grant Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 348 students10 East Broadway
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3520
    0.9PK-5348
  • ColumbiaFrederick Douglass High School
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 191 students310 North Providence Rd
    ColumbiaMO 65203
    (573)214-3680
    1PK-12191

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