Western Hills Primary

  • Western Hills Primary serves 610 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Western Hills Primary's student population of 610 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students610 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Western Hills Primary
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Western Hills Primary's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Western Hills Primary is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
41%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
8%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Hills Primary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.600.64
This chart display the diversity score of Western Hills Primary and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Western Hills Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Worth Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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