3701 W 108th St
Minneapolis, MN 55431
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Westwood Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Westwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 351 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Westwood Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1271 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
10%
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Black
24%
12%
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White
51%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 56% MN state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 59% MN state average).

How many students attend Westwood Elementary School?

351 students attend Westwood Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

51% of Westwood Elementary School students are White, 24% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Asian.

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

Westwood Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Minnesota state average of 14:1.

What grades does Westwood Elementary School offer ?

Westwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 351 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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