West Elementary School

  • West Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • West Elementary School's student population of 428 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#415 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.340.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValley Center Pub Sch School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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