Westernport Elementary School

  • Westernport Elementary School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Westernport Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Westernport Elementary School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westernport Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westernport Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank
43%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
95%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland 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 Westernport Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.100.40
This chart display the diversity score of Westernport Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westernport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllegany County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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