Westside Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Tel: (208)525-7666
  • Westside Elementary School serves 495 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 24%.
  • Westside Elementary School operates within the Idaho Falls School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 495 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students495 students
Westside Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Westside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Westside Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeWestside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
Westside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Westside Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2011)
Hispanic
19%
18%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
n/a
1%
Westside Elementary School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
78%
76%
Westside Elementary School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Westside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsWestside Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.360.30
Westside Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
38%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
Westside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Idaho Falls School District's student population of 10,362 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,959 in this district is less than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,477 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameIdaho Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed10,362520
Idaho Falls School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$72 MM$5 MM
Idaho Falls School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$67 MM$5 MM
Idaho Falls School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$6,959$9,031
Idaho Falls School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$6,477$9,000
Idaho Falls School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
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    (208)524-7890
    0.5 PK-6 488
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    Grades: 7-9 | 778 students
    0.6 miles
    2020 Pancheri Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208)525-7700
    0.6 7-9 778
  • Idaho Falls American Heritage Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-10 | 258 students
    1 miles
    1736 South 35th West
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208)529-6570
    1 PK-10 258
  • Idaho Falls El Boyes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 412 students
    1 miles
    1875 Brentwood Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208)525-7630
    1 PK-6 412
  • Idaho Falls Skyline Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1216 students
    1 miles
    1767 Blue Sky Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208)525-7770
    1 9-12 1216

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  2/7/2008
Westside's teachers are amazing. They teach my child more than school subjects. They teach them confidence. Keep up the good work.
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5  2/7/2008
Westside's teachers are amazing. They teach my child more than school subjects. They teach them confidence. Keep up the good work.
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Did You Know?
Idaho public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Idaho is Plummer-worley Joint School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.