West Elementary School



West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 137
3 126
4 130
5 113
6 136
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cullman, AL in the Cullman City School District. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary School is the 181st largest public school in Alabama and the 10,599th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,599th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 181st out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 719th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 345th out of 783

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West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 325
(51%)
877
(51%)
 Male 317
(49%)
855
(49%)

West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 546
(85%)
1,508
(87%)
 Hispanic 73
(11%)
147
(8%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
35
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
24
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
10
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 324
(50%)
1,059
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 269
(42%)
569
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(8%)
104
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, West Elementary School is ranked 323rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) is lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 528
2006 541
2007 551
2008 585
2009 561
2010 604
2011 618
2012 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.6
2007 15.4
2008 16.9
2009 16
2010 17
2011 17.9
2012 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45833333333333
2006 0.47689463955638
2007 0.502722323049
2008 0.46666666666667
2009 0.50623885918004
2010 0.54304635761589
2011 0.55501618122977
2012 0.49532710280374

Compare West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 49.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Elementary School
Cullman, AL
Public 02 - 06 642 17.5:1  
Sacred Heart Elementary
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 06 146 8:1 1 miles
Cullman Christian School
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 12 114 9:1 1 miles
East Elementary School
Cullman, AL
Public 02 - 06 582 17.6:1 2 miles
Cullman City Primary School
Cullman, AL
Public KG - 01 508 9.3:1 2 miles
St Pauls Lutheran School
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 06 88 10:1 2 miles
Cullman Child Dev Center
Cullman, AL
Public PK - 12 122 22.2:1 4 miles
Vinemont Middle School
Vinemont, AL
Public 06 - 09 261 15.1:1 5 miles
Good Hope Middle School
Cullman, AL
Public 05 - 09 370 14.7:1 5 miles
Good Hope Primary School
Cullman, AL
Public PK - 02 357 10.1:1 6 miles
Good Hope Elementary School
Cullman, AL
Public 03 - 05 313 15.3:1 6 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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