West Elementary School

West Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
West Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

West Elementary School's student population of 661 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

West Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Elementary School is 0.22, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#197 out of 2085 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
88%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOzark R-VI School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Elementary School is Ozark High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ozark Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Pointe Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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