Westside Elementary School

Westside Elementary School serves 678 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Westside Elementary School operates within the Westside Cons. School District.

School Overview

The student population of 678 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 678 students
Westside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Westside Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Westside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
1%
21%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
94%
63%
Westside Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Westside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Westside Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR 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.
0.12 0.31
Westside Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
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.
48%
52%
Westside 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.
12%
10%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,753 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,480 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,172 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Westside Cons. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,753 953
Westside Cons.   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $10 MM
Westside Cons.   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Westside Cons.   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,480 $10,220
Westside Cons.   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,172 $10,673
Westside Cons.   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Westside High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westside Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Annie Camp Junior High School (4.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JonesboroWestside Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 417 students1800 Hwy 91 West
    JonesboroAR 72404
    (870)972-5622
    05-7417
  • JonesboroWestside High School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 658 students1630 Hwy 91 West
    JonesboroAR 72404
    (870)935-7501
    0.28-12658
  • JonesboroAnnie Camp Junior High School
    4.7 miles | Grades: 6-10 | 594 students1814 West Nettleton Ave
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)933-5820
    4.76-10594
  • JonesboroMicrosociety Magnet School
    Magnet School
    5.1 miles | Grades: 1-6 | 535 students1110 West Washington Ave
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)933-5855
    5.11-6535
  • JonesboroHealth/wellness Envi Magnet Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 1-6 | 614 students1001 Rosemond Ave
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)933-5850
    5.41-6614

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