Westmore Elementary School

  • Westmore Elementary School serves 399 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westmore Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois 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 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Westmore Elementary School's student population of 399 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westmore Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Westmore Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#972 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westmore Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westmore Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
64%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westmore Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.560.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District 45 Dupage County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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I am extremely happy with Westmore! The teachers are top notch, the principal is fantastic-very involved with the kids and the office staff friendly and accommodating. My kids love it there. The school has an overall team feeling to it and they try very hard to instill in the children the importance of trying your best, kindness and character. Westmore is a wonderful school!
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