300 Westwood Ave
Greenwood, AR 72936
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Westwood Elementary School serves 756 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Westwood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 756 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Westwood Elementary School's student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
756 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#81 out of 998 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
77%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
58%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
84%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westwood Elementary School's ranking?

Westwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What schools are Westwood Elementary School often compared to?

Westwood Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like East Pointe Elementary School, John P. Woods Elementary School by visitors of our site.

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

77% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

How many students attend Westwood Elementary School?

756 students attend Westwood Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

84% of Westwood Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

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

Westwood Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Westwood Elementary School offer ?

Westwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4

What school district is Westwood Elementary School part of?

Westwood Elementary School is part of Greenwood School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 756 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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