908 Crestland
Ballwin, MO 63011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Westridge Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Westridge Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Westridge Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Westridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westridge Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#588 out of 2091 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
9%
15%
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White
67%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Westridge Elementary School?

364 students attend Westridge Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

67% of Westridge Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Westridge Elementary School?

Westridge Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Westridge Elementary School offer ?

Westridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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