Westside Elementary School

  • Westside Elementary School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Westside Elementary School's student population of 400 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 Prekindergarten-4
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#286 out of 1008 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
13%
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Black
6%
20%
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White
71%
60%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 AR.
Diversity Score0.470.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabot School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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