Westport Elementary School

Westport Elementary School serves 431 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Westport Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 431 students
Westport Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westport Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Westport Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westport Elementary School Student 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 0.32 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 15:1 15:1
Westport Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Westport Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
11%
17%
Westport Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
82%
73%
Westport Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Westport 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.
0.32 0.22
Westport 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.
80%
42%
Westport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Westport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Springfield R-xii School District's student population of 25,609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,899 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,747 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,609 586
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $241 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $9,562
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Excel School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westport Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bissett Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • SpringfieldWestport Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 408 students
    0.9 miles
    2343 West Olive
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-6510
    0.96-8408
  • SpringfieldBissett Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 301 students
    1.1 miles
    3014 West Calhoun
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-2800
    1.1KG-5301
  • SpringfieldYork Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
    1.3 miles
    2100 Nichols
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3000
    1.3PK-5235
  • SpringfieldExcel SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 8 students
    1.8 miles
    1631 West Bennett
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)895-6240
    1.86-128
  • SpringfieldMcgregor Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 338 students
    1.8 miles
    1221 West Madison
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-5700
    1.8KG-5338

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