840 West Pride Drive
Washington, MO 63090
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Washington West Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Washington West Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Washington West Elementary School's student population of 531 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington West Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Washington West Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#562 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
91%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

How many students attend Washington West Elementary School?

531 students attend Washington West Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

91% of Washington West Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington West Elementary School?

Washington West Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Washington West Elementary School offer ?

Washington West Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

What school district is Washington West Elementary School part of?

Washington West Elementary School is part of Washington School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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