West Jacksonville Elementary School (Closed 2018)

2115 Commonwealth Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Jacksonville Elementary School served 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45-49% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
45-49%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
30-34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Jacksonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Asian (15-16)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (15-16)
2%
32%
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Black (15-16)
93%
23%
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White (15-16)
4%
39%
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Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Jacksonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Jacksonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to West Jacksonville Elementary School is The Bridge (0.0 miles away)
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