Westover Hills Elementary School

  • Westover Hills Elementary School serves 441 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Westover Hills Elementary School operates within the Richmond City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 441 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 441 students
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Westover Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Westover Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Westover Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Westover Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Westover Hills Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
86%
23%
Westover Hills Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
4%
51%
Westover Hills Elementary School White Students (1994-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westover Hills Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Westover Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Westover Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.42
Westover Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
34%
Westover Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Westover Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Richmond City School District's student population of 23,957 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,051 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,441 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Richmond City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
4
Number of Students Managed 23,957 3,627
Richmond City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $310 MM $41 MM
Richmond City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $320 MM $40 MM
Richmond City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,051 $11,380
Richmond City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,441 $11,077
Richmond City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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