Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 650 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 650 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students650 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Westside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#547 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
80%
40%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.340.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitfield County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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