West Pensacola Elementary School

  • West Pensacola Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • West Pensacola Elementary School's student population of 544 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Pensacola Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Pensacola Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2933 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Pensacola 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
32%
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Black
46%
22%
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White
32%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Pensacola Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
15%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Pensacola Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.670.46
This chart display the diversity score of West Pensacola Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Pensacola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Pensacola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pensacola Capstone Academy Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK | 32 students
    0.8 miles
    4901 W Fairfield Dr
    Pensacola, FL 32506
    (850)458-7735
    0.8 PK 32
  • Pensacola Myrtle Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
    0.9 miles
    6115 Lillian Hwy
    Pensacola, FL 32506
    (850)453-7410
    0.9 PK-5 623
  • Pensacola Escambia Boys' Base Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 26 students
    1.1 miles
    640 Roberts Ave
    Pensacola, FL 32511
    (850)453-7521
    1.1 6-12 26
  • Pensacola Escambia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1776 students
    1.2 miles
    1310 N 65th Ave
    Pensacola, FL 32506
    (850)453-3221
    1.2 9-12 1776
  • Pensacola Sherwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    1.3 miles
    501 Cherokee Trl
    Pensacola, FL 32506
    (850)453-7421
    1.3 PK-5 614

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