Westwood Elementary School

124 Highway 28 Bypass
Abbeville, SC 29620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Westwood Elementary School serves 360 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Westwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Westwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Westwood Elementary School's student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#323 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
47%
34%
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White
48%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbbeville 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westwood Elementary School is Abbeville High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wright Middle School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abbeville Abbeville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 479 students
    1.3 miles
    701 Washington Street
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864) 366-5916
    1.3 9-12 479
  • Abbeville Wright Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 380 students
    1.7 miles
    111 Highway 71
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864) 366-5998
    1.7 6-8 380
  • Abbeville Long Cane Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 412 students
    2.2 miles
    815 East Greenwood Street
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864) 366-5924
    2.2 PK-2 412
  • Abbeville Abbeville County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    2.6 miles
    100 Old Calhoun Falls Highway
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864) 366-9069
    2.6 10-12 n/a
  • Due West Dixie High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 435 students
    8.8 miles
    1 Haynes Street
    Due West, SC 29639
    (864) 379-2186
    8.8 8-12 435

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