82-225 Airport Blvd.
Thermal, CA 92274
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Westside Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Westside Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Westside Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Westside Elementary School's student population of 416 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Westside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Westside Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3220 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
97%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westside Elementary School's ranking?

Westside Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

How many students attend Westside Elementary School?

416 students attend Westside Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

97% of Westside Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Westside Elementary School?

Westside Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Westside Elementary School offer ?

Westside Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

What school district is Westside Elementary School part of?

Westside Elementary School is part of Coachella Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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