Westwood View Elementary School

  • Westwood View Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Westwood View Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Westwood View Elementary School's student population of 308 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westwood View Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westwood View Elementary School is 0.30, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#36 out of 1265 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
83%
64%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.300.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westwood View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShawnee Mission Pub School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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