Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 746 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Westside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 746 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students746 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#838 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
66%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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