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 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Westover Hills Elementary School operates within the Richmond City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 441 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students441 students
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Westover Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Westover Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeWestover Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Westover Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
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%
52%
Westover Hills Elementary School White Students (1994-2015)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Westover Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWestover Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.260.66
Westover Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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 (1995-2015)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Richmond City School District's student population of 23,049 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,776 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,874 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRichmond City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
4
Number of Students Managed23,0493,627
Richmond City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$326 MM$42 MM
Richmond City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$328 MM$42 MM
Richmond City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,776$10,576
Richmond City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,874$10,658
Richmond City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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