Westchester Elementary School

  • Westchester Elementary School serves 1,210 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Westchester Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Westchester Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Westchester Elementary School's student population of 1,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,210 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Westchester Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westchester Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westchester Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#724 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
31%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
21%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westchester Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.730.46
This chart display the diversity score of Westchester Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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