Westview Elementary School

Tel: (815)692-2623
  • Westview Elementary School serves 410 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Westview Elementary School operates within the Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 410 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students410 students
Westview Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Westview Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Westview Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWestview Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Westview Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Westview Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
4%
25%
Westview Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
17%
Westview Elementary School Black Students (1992-2015)
White
92%
49%
Westview Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Westview Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWestview Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.67
Westview Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
35%
52%
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
2%
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District's student population of 2,107 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,805 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,868 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePrairie Central Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed2,107753
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$23 MM$11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$23 MM$11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,805$11,118
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,868$11,218
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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