Westmont Elementary School

8251 Heil Ave.
Westminster, CA 92683
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Westmont Elementary School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Westmont Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California 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 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Westmont Elementary School's student population of 289 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Rankings

Westmont Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westmont Elementary School is 0.56, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5313 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
15%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOcean View School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westmont Elementary School is Ocean View High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vista View Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sun View Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntington Beach Sun View Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 170 students
    0.5 miles
    7721 Juliette Low Dr.
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (714) 847-9643
    0.5 K-5 170
  • Huntington Beach Pleasant View

    0.6 miles
    16692 Landau Ln.
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (714) 845-5000
    0.6 n/a n/a
  • Midway City Star View Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
    0.8 miles
    8411 Worthy Dr.
    Midway City, CA 92655
    (714) 897-1009
    0.8 K-5 493
  • Westminster Lake View Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
    0.9 miles
    17451 Zeider Ln.
    Westminster, CA 92683
    (714) 847-3561
    0.9 K-5 385
  • Huntington Beach Oak View Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 676 students
    0.9 miles
    17241 Oak Ln.
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (714) 842-4459
    0.9 K-5 676

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