Wester Elementary School

  • Wester Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Wester Elementary School operates within the Lubbock Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students498 students
Wester Elementary School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %Wester Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Wester Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeWester Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Wester Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Wester Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
57%
52%
Wester Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
21%
13%
Wester Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
18%
29%
Wester Elementary School White Students (2007-2015)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Wester Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWester Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.600.63
Wester Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
83%
52%
Wester Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Wester Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lubbock Independent School District's student population of 29,265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,423 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,789 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameLubbock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed29,265825
Lubbock Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$275 MM$9 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$257 MM$10 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,423$12,250
Lubbock Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,789$12,682
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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