Westside K-8 School



Westside K-8 School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westside K-8 School Students by Grade
PK 53
K 155
1 166
2 170
3 167
4 153
5 151
6 182
7 196
8 166
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westside K-8 School is a public elementary school located in Kissimmee, FL in the Osceola School District. It enrolls 1,559 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westside K-8 School is the 17th largest public school in Florida and the 129th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,559
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 129th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 17th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,111th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 39th out of 2,205

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Westside K-8 School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 834
(53%)
20,318
(51%)
 Female 725
(47%)
19,357
(49%)

Westside K-8 School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 824
(53%)
22,138
(56%)
 White 482
(31%)
10,826
(27%)
 Black 157
(10%)
4,461
(11%)
 Two or More 66
(4%)
1,079
(3%)
 Asian 20
(1%)
945
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 9
(1%)
49
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
177
(0%)

Westside K-8 School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,043
(67%)
25,306
(64%)
 Not Eligible 420
(27%)
10,963
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(6%)
3,406
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Westside K-8 School is ranked 13th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westside K-8 School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Westside K-8 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 N/A
2009 1119
2010 1476
2011 1351
2012 1559

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 N/A
2009 15.8
2010 16.7
2011 15.5
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009 0.80518319928508
2010 0.7289972899729
2011 0.64470762398224
2012 0.73059653624118

Compare Westside K-8 School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 73.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Westside K-8 School
Kissimmee, FL
Public PK - 08 1,559 17.9:1  
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Public PK - 08 1,066 14.8:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 08 909 14.4:1 8 miles
Ridge Christian Academy
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Private PK - 07 178 8:1 9 miles
Loughman Oaks Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 1,011 14.2:1 9 miles
Montessori World School
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Renaissance Charter School at Poinciana
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Public KG - 08 608 14.8:1 11 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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