West Blvd. Elementary School

319 West Blvd North
Columbia, MO 65203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
West Blvd. Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
West Blvd. Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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West Blvd. Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

West Blvd. Elementary School's student population of 337 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

West Blvd. Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Blvd. Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1766 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
41%
16%
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White
33%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5%)

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