West Bay Elementary School

  • West Bay Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West Bay Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • West Bay Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
Gender %This chart display gender of West Bay Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West Bay Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • West Bay Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Bay Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2092 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)45-49%
57%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
10%
33%
Black
1%
22%
White
84%
38%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Bay Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.290.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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