Westport Elementary School

  • Westport Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westport Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Westport Elementary School's student population of 413 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westport Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Westport Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1784 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
74%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield R-XII School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Westport Elementary School is Excel School (1.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Westport Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Westport Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 420 students
    0.9 miles
    415 S. Golden Ave
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 523-3100
    0.9 6-8 420
  • Springfield Bissett Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 243 students
    1.1 miles
    3014 W Calhoun
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 523-2800
    1.1 K-5 243
  • Springfield York Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
    1.3 miles
    2100 Nichols
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 523-3000
    1.3 PK-5 252
  • Springfield Excel School
    Grades: 6-12 | 11 students
    1.8 miles
    1631 W Bennett
    Springfield, MO 65807
    (417) 895-6240
    1.8 6-12 11
  • Springfield Mcgregor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
    1.8 miles
    1221 W Madison
    Springfield, MO 65806
    (417) 523-5700
    1.8 PK-5 272

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