1600 N Eisenhower Dr
Junction City, KS 66441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Westwood Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Westwood Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Westwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Westwood Elementary School's student population of 256 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#596 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
20%
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Black
32%
7%
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White
33%
64%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.75 (Top 1%)

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