West

  • West serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

West places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • West's student population of 418 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of West is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#492 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
36%
8%
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Black
6%
18%
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White
48%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolland City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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