1834 Hwy 91 W
Jonesboro, AR 72404
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Westside Elementary School serves 704 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Westside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Westside Elementary School's student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Westside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#463 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
93%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 704 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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