Westlake Elementary



Westlake Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westlake Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 117
1 103
2 89
3 117
4 112
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westlake Elementary is a public elementary school located in Santa Cruz, CA in the Santa Cruz City Elementary School District. It enrolls 651 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westlake Elementary is the 1,757th largest public school in California and the 10,072nd largest nationally. It has 24.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 651
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,072nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,757th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,219th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,716th out of 6,159

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Westlake Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 331
(51%)
1,203
(51%)
 Female 320
(49%)
1,157
(49%)

Westlake Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 444
(68%)
1,216
(52%)
 Hispanic 91
(14%)
895
(38%)
 Asian 67
(10%)
110
(5%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
78
(3%)
 Black 13
(2%)
39
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)

Westlake Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 533
(82%)
1,331
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 98
(15%)
895
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(3%)
134
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Westlake Elementary is ranked 4,586th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westlake Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.1%) 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.

Westlake Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 496
2006 487
2007 486
2008 564
2009 578
2010 591
2011 624
2012 651

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 18
2007 14.6
2008 19
2009 26.6
2010 N/A
2011 25.1
2012 24.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18548387096774
2006 0.16632443531828
2007 0.17489711934156
2008 0.13297872340426
2009 0.1280276816609
2010 0.20135363790186
2011 0.032051282051282
2012 0.18125960061444

Compare Westlake Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,460.0% 24.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Westlake Elementary
Santa Cruz, CA
Public KG - 05 651 24.6:1  
Mission Hill Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 618 22.6:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 06 90 22.5:1 2 miles
Alternative Family Education
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Public KG - 12 175 34.3:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 155 8:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 438 21.4:1 3 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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