West Woods Upper Elementary School

  • West Woods Upper Elementary School serves 673 students in grades 5-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • West Woods Upper Elementary School operates within the Farmington School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 673 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 673 students
West Woods Upper Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % West Woods Upper Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
West Woods Upper Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade West Woods Upper Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
West Woods Upper Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
17%
5%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
4%
22%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
5%
13%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
74%
57%
West Woods Upper Elementary School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Woods Upper Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups West Woods Upper Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.42 0.41
West Woods Upper Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
8%
33%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
1%
5%
West Woods Upper Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Farmington School District's student population of 3,984 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,996 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,455 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Farmington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 3,984 1,624
Farmington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $33 MM
Farmington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $74 MM $32 MM
Farmington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,996 $20,523
Farmington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,455 $19,543
Farmington School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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