West Side Primary School

  • West Side Primary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • West Side Primary School's student population of 476 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students476 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of West Side Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Side Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Side Primary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
84%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Side Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.68
This chart display the diversity score of West Side Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Side Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Side Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg CUSD 3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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