234 Pearl St
Dunkirk, IN 47336
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Westlawn Elementary School serves 238 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Westlawn Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 238 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Westlawn Elementary School's student population of 238 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 46% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
238 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Westlawn Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westlawn Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#744 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Reviews

4   1/17/2018
It has grate teachers my favorite teacher is Mrs.Hill she is a grate teacher.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Kallie Reagan

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 238 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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