West Elementary School



West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 209
1 240
2 178
3 1
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Russellville, AL in the Russellville City School District. It enrolls 643 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary School is the 178th largest public school in Alabama and the 10,541st largest nationally. It has 9.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 643
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,541st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 178th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 34th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 40th out of 783

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West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 345
(54%)
958
(54%)
 Female 298
(46%)
831
(46%)

West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 309
(48%)
952
(53%)
 Hispanic 276
(43%)
705
(39%)
 Black 36
(6%)
100
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
19
(1%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 454
(71%)
1,124
(63%)
 Not Eligible 161
(25%)
565
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
100
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, West Elementary School is ranked 94th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.0%) is higher than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 605
2006 597
2007 602
2008 603
2009 596
2010 578
2011 627
2012 643

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12.8
2007 12.8
2008 13.4
2009 10.7
2010 10.4
2011 12.9
2012 9.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6
2006 0.64154103852596
2007 0.63455149501661
2008 0.66334991708126
2009 0.66107382550336
2010 0.68858131487889
2011 0.71451355661882
2012 0.74961119751166

Compare West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
970.0% 9.7:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 75.0%
 

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West Elementary School
Russellville, AL
Public KG - 02 643 9.7:1  
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Public 03 - 05 564 15.5:1 1 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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