West Side Elementary School

  • West Side Elementary School serves 350 students in grades 3-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • West Side Elementary School's student population of 350 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Side Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Side Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#869 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
60%
67%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Side Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.600.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshall Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Marshall Marshall Middle School
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    0.5 miles
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    (507)537-6938
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    1.3 miles
    1300 E Lyon St
    Marshall, MN 56258
    (507)537-6948
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  • Marshall Matec Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    1.8 miles
    305 South Second Street
    Marshall, MN 56258
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  • Marshall Marshall High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 814 students
    2.4 miles
    400 Tiger Dr
    Marshall, MN 56258
    (507)537-6920
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  • Lynd Lynd Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 124 students
    6.1 miles
    100 St Alban
    Lynd, MN 56157
    (507)865-4404
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