Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 440 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.18, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#443 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
90%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.180.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiver Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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