Western Heights Elementary School

  • Western Heights Elementary School serves 1,024 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Western Heights Elementary School's student population of 1,024 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students1,024 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Western Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Western Heights Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Western Heights Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Western Heights Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
51%
33%
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White
41%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Western Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.570.34
This chart display the diversity score of Western Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEufaula City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Western Heights Elementary School is Hope Academy (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Hope Academy (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (0.8 miles away)
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