Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 233 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#358 out of 918 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
53%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
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 NE.
Diversity Score0.610.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorfolk Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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