Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 849 students in grades 4-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Westside Elementary School operates within the Isle Of Wight County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 849 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-6
Total Students 849 students
Westside Elementary School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Westside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Westside Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Westside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 19:1 16:1
Westside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Westside Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
28%
23%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
64%
51%
Westside Elementary School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westside Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Westside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Westside 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.
0.51 0.42
Westside Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
29%
34%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Isle Of Wight County School District's student population of 5,579 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,061 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,803 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Isle Of Wight County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,579 3,627
Isle Of Wight County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $41 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $71 MM $40 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,061 $11,380
Isle Of Wight County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,803 $11,077
Isle Of Wight County 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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