Westside Elementary



Westside Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westside Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 81
2 76
3 73
4 99
5 78
6 79
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westside Elementary is a public elementary school located in Thermal, CA in the Coachella Valley Unf School District. It enrolls 583 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westside Elementary is the 2,393rd largest public school in California and the 14,493rd largest nationally. It has 27.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 583
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,493rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,393rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,858th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,105th out of 6,159

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Westside Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 313
(54%)
5,638
(52%)
 Female 270
(46%)
5,170
(48%)

Westside Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 571
(98%)
10,494
(97%)
 White 6
(1%)
142
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
37
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
27
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
94
(1%)

Westside Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 319
(55%)
7,201
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 254
(44%)
3,492
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
115
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Westside Elementary is ranked 3,164th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westside Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.3%) is slightly 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.

Westside Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 546
2006 560
2007 561
2008 662
2009 625
2010 628
2011 585
2012 583

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18.1
2007 17
2008 19.5
2009 20.2
2010 N/A
2011 29
2012 27.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8956043956044
2006 0.93214285714286
2007 0.90017825311943
2008 0.75528700906344
2009 0.9072
2010 0.90286624203822
2011 0.86495726495726
2012 0.45283018867925

Compare Westside Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,750.0% 27.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 583 27.5:1  
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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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