Westwood Elementary School

  • Westwood Elementary School serves 541 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is equal to the state average of 31%.
  • Westwood Elementary School operates within the St. Cloud Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 541 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 541 students
Westwood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Westwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Westwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Westwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Westwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Westwood Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2013)
Asian
8%
6%
Westwood Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Westwood Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
12%
10%
Westwood Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
69%
69%
Westwood Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westwood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Westwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Westwood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN 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.
0.50 0.32
Westwood 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.
41%
31%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
7%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. Cloud Public School District's student population of 10,277 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,079 is higher than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,892 is less than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name St. Cloud Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
2
Number of Students Managed 10,277 522
St. Cloud Public School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $132 MM $7 MM
St. Cloud Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $130 MM $7 MM
St. Cloud Public School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,079 $12,795
St. Cloud Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,892 $13,079
St. Cloud Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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