Western Hills Elementary School

  • Western Hills Elementary School serves 829 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Western Hills Elementary School's student population of 829 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students829 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Western Hills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Western Hills Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6574 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
49%
52%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
9%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Hills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.59n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Worth Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Worth Western Hills Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 621 students
    0.3 miles
    8300 Mojave Trl
    Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (817)815-6900
    0.3 PK-1 621
  • Fort Worth Fine Arts Academy
    Grades: K-8 | 308 students
    0.7 miles
    8301 Downe Dr
    Fort Worth, TX 76108
    (817)367-5396
    0.7 K-8 308
  • Fort Worth Willoughby House Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
    0.8 miles
    8100 Elizabeth Ln
    Fort Worth, TX 76116
    (817)814-2952
    0.8 9-12 10
  • Fort Worth Brewer Middle School
    Grades: 7-9 | 998 students
    1.2 miles
    1000 S Cherry Ln
    Fort Worth, TX 76108
    (817)367-1267
    1.2 7-9 998
  • Fort Worth Mesa High School Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 36 students
    1.2 miles
    1000a S Cherry Ln
    Fort Worth, TX 76108
    (817)367-1237
    1.2 11-12 36

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