West Godwin Elementary School

3546 Clyde Park Ave Sw

Wyoming, MI 49509-3526

Tel: (616)252-2030
Grades PK-4
430 students
West Godwin Elementary School serves 430 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
West Godwin Elementary School operates within the Godwin Heights School District.

School Overview

The student population of 430 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 430 students
West Godwin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Godwin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
West Godwin Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade West Godwin Elementary School Student 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 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
West Godwin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
West Godwin Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
54%
7%
West Godwin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
15%
18%
West Godwin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
23%
68%
West Godwin Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
West Godwin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.27
West Godwin Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
85%
43%
West Godwin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
6%
6%
West Godwin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Godwin Heights School District's student population of 2,272 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,740 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,060 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Godwin Heights School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,272 784
Godwin Heights School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $11 MM
Godwin Heights School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $25 MM $11 MM
Godwin Heights School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,740 $11,681
Godwin Heights School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,060 $11,849
Godwin Heights School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wyoming Community Educ. Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wyoming Intermediate (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Godwin Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WyomingWyoming Community Educ. Center
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    3600 Byron Center Ave Sw
    WyomingMI 49519
    (616)530-7500
    0.79-12n/a
  • Grand RapidsNorth Godwin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 423 students
    0.8 miles
    161 34th St Sw
    Grand RapidsMI 49548
    (616)252-2010
    0.8PK-4423
  • WyomingWyoming Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 591 students
    0.8 miles
    1331 33rd St Sw
    WyomingMI 49509
    (616)530-7540
    0.85-6591
  • Grand RapidsGodwin Heights Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 648 students
    0.9 miles
    50 35th St Sw
    Grand RapidsMI 49548
    (616)252-2050
    0.99-12648
  • Grand RapidsGodwin Heights Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    1 miles
    3529 Division Ave South
    Grand RapidsMI 49548
    (616)252-2040
    19-12102

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