Wescove Elementary School

  • Wescove Elementary School serves 282 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the California state average of 56%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 54%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Wescove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Wescove Elementary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wescove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,748 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wescove Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
53%
56%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
47%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wescove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wescove Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
16%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wescove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
77%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wescove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
6%
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White
4%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wescove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wescove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wescove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.380.41
This chart display the diversity score of Wescove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wescove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Covina Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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