Westwood Elementary School

Westwood Elementary School serves 529 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Westwood Elementary School operates within the St. Cloud Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 529 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 529 students
Westwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Westwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
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 0.49 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 (1990-2014)
Asian
9%
6%
Westwood Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Westwood Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
7%
10%
Westwood Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
70%
71%
Westwood Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
10%
3%
Westwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.49 0.32
Westwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
37%
31%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
13%
7%
Westwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

St. Cloud Public School District's student population of 10,051 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,236 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,061 is higher than the state average of $11,992. 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 10,051 528
St. Cloud Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $116 MM $6 MM
St. Cloud Public   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $124 MM $6 MM
St. Cloud Public   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,236 $12,051
St. Cloud Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,061 $11,992
St. Cloud Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Apollo Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Special Education Facilities (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Education Facilities (0.9 miles away)
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  • Saint CloudApollo Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1315 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 44th Ave North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)253-1600
    0.99-121315
  • Saint CloudSpecial Education FacilitiesSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 63 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 44th Ave North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)253-9333
    0.9PK-1263
  • Waite ParkSt Cloud Area Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 322 students
    0.9 miles
    216 North 8th Ave
    Waite ParkMN 56387
    (320)203-8470
    0.96-12322
  • Saint CloudMadison Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 779 students
    1.8 miles
    2805 9th St North
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)252-4665
    1.8KG-5779
  • Saint CloudNorth Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 806 students
    1.9 miles
    1212 North 29th Ave
    Saint CloudMN 56303
    (320)251-2159
    1.96-8806

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