Westover Elementary School

  • Westover Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Westover Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Westover Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Westover Elementary School's student population of 538 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students538 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Westover Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westover Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westover Elementary School is 0.10, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#421 out of 1636 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westover Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westover Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
95%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westover Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westover Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.100.54
This chart display the diversity score of Westover Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenderson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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