Westgate Elementary School



Westgate Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westgate Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 108
2 103
3 120
4 91
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westgate Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westgate Elementary School is the 1,108th largest public school in Florida and the 12,489th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,489th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,108th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,240th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,159th out of 2,205

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Westgate Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 317
(52%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 295
(48%)
34,659
(48%)

Westgate Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 362
(59%)
41,149
(57%)
 Hispanic 102
(17%)
10,691
(15%)
 Black 62
(10%)
13,962
(19%)
 Asian 55
(9%)
2,916
(4%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
3,008
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
176
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
175
(0%)

Westgate Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 394
(64%)
37,527
(52%)
 Not Eligible 158
(26%)
29,749
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(10%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Westgate Elementary School is ranked 794th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westgate Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.2%) 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.

Westgate Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 757
2006 723
2007 664
2008 624
2009 630
2010 655
2011 662
2012 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 16.4
2007 15.1
2008 12.5
2009 14.3
2010 14.6
2011 13.8
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61955085865258
2006 0.68464730290456
2007 0.64156626506024
2008 0.65705128205128
2009 0.67460317460317
2010 0.66717557251908
2011 0.72356495468278
2012 0.74183006535948

Compare Westgate Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 74.2%
 

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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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