Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 294 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Westside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Westside Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
58%
16%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Westside Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
42%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 SD.
Diversity Score0.490.24
This chart display the diversity score of Westside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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 South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSisseton 54-2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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