Westside Elementary School

Westside Elementary School serves 799 students in grades 4 - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Westside Elementary School operates within the Isle Of Wight County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-6
Total Students 799 students
Westside Elementary School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Westside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Westside Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Westside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Westside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Westside Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
29%
23%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
64%
52%
Westside Elementary School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Westside 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.
0.51 0.66
Westside Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
28%
33%
Westside 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.
5%
6%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Isle Of Wight County School District's student population of 5,507 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,246 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Isle Of Wight County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,507 3,815
Isle Of Wight County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM n/a
Isle Of Wight County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $58 MM n/a
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,246 n/a
Isle Of Wight County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,540 n/a
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Smithfield High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smithfield Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hardy Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SmithfieldHardy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 485 students
    2.8 miles
    9311 Hardy Circle
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3204
    2.8PK-3485
  • SmithfieldSmithfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1267 students
    3.3 miles
    14171 Turner Dr
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3108
    3.39-121267
  • SmithfieldSmithfield Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 603 students
    3.3 miles
    14175 Turner Dr
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)365-4100
    3.37-8603
  • CarrolltonCarrollton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 604 students
    5.7 miles
    14440 New Towne Haven Ln
    CarrolltonVA 23314
    (757)238-2452
    5.7PK-3604
  • WindsorWindsor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
    8.8 miles
    20008 Courthouse Hwy
    WindsorVA 23487
    (757)242-4193
    8.8PK-5647

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