Westgate Elementary School

  • Westgate Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westgate Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Westgate Elementary School's student population of 504 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students504 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Westgate Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westgate Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westgate Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 (WA)
Overall Testing Rank#536 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
54%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westgate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdmonds School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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