West Woods Upper Elementary School

West Woods Upper Elementary School serves 620 students in grades 5 - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
West Woods Upper Elementary School operates within the Farmington School District.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 620 students
West Woods Upper Elementary School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % West Woods Upper Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
West Woods Upper Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade West Woods Upper Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
West Woods Upper Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
18%
5%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
5%
21%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
4%
13%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Black Students (2003-2013)
White
73%
58%
West Woods Upper Elementary School White Students (2003-2013)
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.
0.43 0.40
West Woods Upper Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
7%
32%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

Farmington School District's student population of 4,009 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,443 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,948 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Farmington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 4,009 1,685
Farmington   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $31 MM
Farmington   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $62 MM $27 MM
Farmington   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,443 $17,550
Farmington   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,948 $15,389
Farmington   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Farmington High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northeast Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ivy Drive School (1.4 miles away)
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