Western Hills Elementary School



Western Hills Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Hills Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 36
1 39
2 38
3 50
4 45
5 51
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Western Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Little Rock, AR in the Little Rock School District. It enrolls 279 students in grades 1st through 12th. Western Hills Elementary School is the 441st largest public school in Arkansas and the 42,966th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 279
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 441st out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 345th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 478th out of 555

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Western Hills Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 144
(52%)
9,372
(51%)
 Female 135
(48%)
9,059
(49%)

Western Hills Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 200
(72%)
12,021
(65%)
 Hispanic 43
(15%)
2,193
(12%)
 White 30
(11%)
3,627
(20%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
192
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
338
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Western Hills Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 204
(73%)
12,997
(71%)
 Not Eligible 52
(19%)
4,435
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(8%)
999
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Western Hills Elementary School is ranked 337th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Hills Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.4%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. 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.

Western Hills Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 286
2006 274
2007 254
2008 275
2009 301
2010 291
2011 285
2012 279

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.2
2007 12.1
2008 15.3
2009 16.4
2010 16.9
2011 16.4
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74475524475524
2006 0.77007299270073
2007 0.7992125984252
2008 0.8
2009 0.84053156146179
2010 0.87628865979381
2011 0.86315789473684
2012 0.81362007168459

Compare Western Hills Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 81.4%
 

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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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