West Blvd. Elementary School

  • West Blvd. Elementary School serves 392 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • West Blvd. Elementary School operates within the Columbia 93 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students392 students
West Blvd. Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %West Blvd. Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
West Blvd. Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWest Blvd. Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
West Blvd. Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
2%
West Blvd. Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
9%
6%
West Blvd. Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
40%
16%
West Blvd. Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
39%
73%
West Blvd. Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
West Blvd. Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWest Blvd. Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO 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.
0.680.44
West Blvd. Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
70%
44%
West Blvd. Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
5%
7%
West Blvd. Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Columbia 93 School District's student population of 17,947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,759 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,639 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District NameColumbia 93 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
2
Number of Students Managed17,947576
Columbia 93 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$191 MM$6 MM
Columbia 93 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$189 MM$6 MM
Columbia 93 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,759$9,469
Columbia 93 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,639$9,562
Columbia 93 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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