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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 410 students
Westview Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Westview Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Westview Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Westview Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Westview Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
5%
Westview Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2013)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westview Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Westview Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.15 0.31
Westview Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Westview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

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 $11,536 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,920 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,107 753
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $23 MM $11 MM
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,536 $15,061
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,920 $15,092
Prairie Central Cusd 8 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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