Westwood Elementary School



Westwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 50
K 90
1 102
2 88
3 88
4 77
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dalton, GA in the Dalton City School District. It enrolls 578 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary School is the 693rd largest public school in Georgia and the 14,852nd largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 578
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,852nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 693rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 931st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 801st out of 1,342

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Westwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 293
(51%)
2,895
(51%)
 Female 285
(49%)
2,775
(49%)

Westwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 274
(47%)
1,173
(21%)
 Hispanic 227
(39%)
3,954
(70%)
 Black 33
(6%)
247
(4%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
155
(3%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
128
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Westwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 273
(47%)
3,943
(70%)
 Not Eligible 261
(45%)
1,155
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(8%)
572
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Westwood Elementary School is ranked 838th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 480
2006 528
2007 542
2008 539
2009 565
2010 540
2011 577
2012 578

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 13.5
2007 14.6
2008 13.3
2009 14.9
2010 16.4
2011 17.5
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47083333333333
2006 0.46590909090909
2007 0.5239852398524
2008 0.5139146567718
2009 0.48849557522124
2010 0.53333333333333
2011 0.52339688041594
2012 0.54844290657439

Compare Westwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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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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