Westwood Elementary School

  • Westwood Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Westwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Westwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Westwood Elementary School's student population of 334 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#333 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
18%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
75%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEnumclaw School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Westwood Elementary School is Muckleshoot Tribal School (3.0 miles away)
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