Westernport Elementary School

  • Westernport Elementary School serves 264 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Westernport Elementary School operates within the Allegany County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students264 students
Westernport Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Westernport Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Westernport Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWesternport Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Westernport Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Westernport Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2009)
Hispanic
1%
15%
Westernport Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
n/a
34%
Westernport Elementary School Black Students (2006-2012)
White
96%
40%
Westernport Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Westernport Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWesternport Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD 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.
0.080.70
Westernport Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
60%
39%
Westernport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Westernport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Allegany County School District's student population of 8,865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,996 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,545 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAllegany County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
28
Number of Students Managed8,86517,887
Allegany County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$143 MM$243 MM
Allegany County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$139 MM$239 MM
Allegany County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,996$14,280
Allegany County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,545$14,036
Allegany County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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