West

  • West serves 490 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • West's student population of 490 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students490 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of West
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1508 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
39%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
50%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in West and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.600.28
This chart display the diversity score of West and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolland City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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