West View Elementary School

  • West View Elementary School serves 781 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • West View Elementary School's student population of 781 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West View Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West View Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#438 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
36%
34%
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White
40%
51%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West View Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.690.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpartanburg 06 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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