Westview Elementary School

600 South 1st St

Fairbury, IL 61739-1558

Tel: (815)692-2623
Grades PK-4
404 students
Westview Elementary School serves 404 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Westview Elementary School operates within the Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 404 students
Westview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westview Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Westview Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westview Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Westview Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
25%
Westview Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
17%
Westview Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
90%
50%
Westview Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Westview Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Westview Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.19 0.31
Westview Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
30%
47%
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
11%
3%
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,123 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,704 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,766 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,123 938
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $23 MM $11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,704 $11,118
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,766 $11,218
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Central Junior High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowbrook Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairburyPrairie Central High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 614 students411 North 7th St
    FairburyIL 61739
    (815)692-2355
    0.89-12614
  • ForrestMeadowbrook Elementary School
    5.3 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 169 students450 North Bach
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8461
    5.3PK-4169
  • ForrestPrairie Central Junior High School
    5.5 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 308 students800 North Wood St
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8660
    5.57-8308
  • Forrest Prairie Central Upper Elementary School
    5.6 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 316 students312 North Center St
    ForrestIL 61741
    (815)657-8238
    5.65-6316
  • ChenoaChenoa Elementary School
    10.6 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 178 students700 South Division St
    ChenoaIL 61726
    (815)945-2971
    10.6PK-4178

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