Westside Elementary School
Westside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:
- Category Attribute
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
Westside Elementary School's student population of 504 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||504 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
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 0.55, 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 Data||This School||State Level (FL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#946 out of 3633 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Hernando School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Westside Elementary School is Frank W. Springstead High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Explorer K-8 (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deltona Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Spring Hill Deltona Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 830 students
2055 Deltona Blvd
Spring Hill, FL 34606
(352) 797-7040 2.5 PK-5 830
- Spring Hill Explorer K-8 Grades: PK-8 | 1,660 student
10252 Northcliffe Blvd
Spring Hill, FL 34608
(352) 797-7094 5.1 PK-8 1,660
- Spring Hill Shady Hills Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
18000 Shady Hills Rd
Spring Hill, FL 34610
(772) 774-4100 5.1 PK-5 538
- Spring Hill Frank W. Springstead High/adul
3300 Mariner Blvd
Spring Hill, FL 34609
(352) 797-7027 5.4 n/a n/a
Jay McDowell, a public school teacher in Howell, evicted a student for making anti-homosexual comments, but now the instructor faces suspension. Learn about the national controversy that involves this local Michigan teacher.
A six-year old in Aurora, Colorado, was suspended after singing an LMFAO song to a little girl in his class and reportedly “shaking his booty.” We look at the case and the sexual harassment problem in public schools today.
After playing rapper Macklemore's "Same Love" pro-gay rights rap song in class, a Michigan teacher was suspended with no pay. We explore the controversy.