Westwood Elementary



Westwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 193
1 153
2 130
3 143
4 138
5 114
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 871 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary is the 474th largest public school in California and the 2,629th largest nationally. It has 25.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 871
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,629th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 474th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,824th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 550th out of 6,159

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Westwood Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 453
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 418
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

Westwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 581
(67%)
45,323
(10%)
 Asian 166
(19%)
27,887
(6%)
 Hispanic 80
(9%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 35
(4%)
43,431
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
1,764
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Westwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 818
(94%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 41
(5%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(1%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Westwood Elementary is ranked 5,311th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Westwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 746
2006 723
2007 769
2008 782
2009 793
2010 778
2011 798
2012 871

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 19.5
2007 18.8
2008 21.7
2009 22.7
2010 N/A
2011 26.2
2012 25.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.052278820375335
2006 0.042876901798064
2007 0.033810143042913
2008 0.046035805626598
2009 0.049180327868852
2010 0.039845758354756
2011
2012 0.060849598163031

Compare Westwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,560.0% 25.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 871 25.6:1  
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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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