Wester Elementary School

  • Wester Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • 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 grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 498 students
Wester Elementary School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Wester Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wester Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Wester Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Wester Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wester Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Wester Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.60 0.41
Wester 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.
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Wester Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
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Wester Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lubbock Independent School District's student population of 29,265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,522 in this district is less than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,922 is less than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Lubbock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 29,265 825
Lubbock Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $278 MM $10 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $319 MM $10 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,522 $11,604
Lubbock Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,922 $11,458
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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