West County Elementary School

  • West County Elementary School serves 498 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • West County Elementary School's student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students498 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of West County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • West County Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West County Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#523 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
98%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West County Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.040.45
This chart display the diversity score of West County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST ST. FRANCOIS CO. R-IV School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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