1340 Clay Ave
Russellville, AL 35653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Elementary School serves 655 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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West Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

West Elementary School's student population of 655 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
655 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
51%
8%
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Black
5%
33%
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White
38%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.60
This chart display the diversity score of West Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 655 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 20% in AL)

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