West Side Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • West Side Elementary School served 347 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 39%.
  • West Side Elementary School operated within the Helena/ W.helena School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 347 students
West Side Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % West Side Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
West Side Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade West Side Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
West Side Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
West Side Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
West Side Elementary School Black Students (1996-2006)
Black
96%
21%
West Side Elementary School Black Students (1988-2012)
White
4%
61%
West Side Elementary School White Students (1988-2012)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
West Side Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.32
West Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
53%
West Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
9%
West Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Helena/ W.helena School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,614 913
Helena/ W.helena School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $10 MM
Helena/ W.helena School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $22 MM $10 MM
Helena/ W.helena School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $11,020
Helena/ W.helena School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,096 $10,669
Helena/ W.helena School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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