West Side Elementary School



West Side Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Side Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 44
K 91
1 77
2 68
3 59
4 74
5 78
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Side Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Rossville, GA in the Catoosa County School District. It enrolls 491 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Side Elementary School is the 933rd largest public school in Georgia and the 22,354th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,354th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 933rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 406th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 878th out of 1,342

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West Side Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 246
(50%)
4,038
(53%)
 Female 245
(50%)
3,585
(47%)

West Side Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 399
(81%)
6,773
(89%)
 Hispanic 45
(9%)
307
(4%)
 Two or More 19
(4%)
202
(3%)
 Black 15
(3%)
207
(3%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
117
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

West Side Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(61%)
3,380
(44%)
 Not Eligible 133
(27%)
3,431
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(12%)
812
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, West Side Elementary School is ranked 712th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Side Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

West Side Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 480
2006 455
2007 465
2008 476
2009 479
2010 482
2011 483
2012 491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12
2007 12.6
2008 12.9
2009 13.1
2010 13.8
2011 15.1
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58958333333333
2006 0.66373626373626
2007 0.63010752688172
2008 0.64705882352941
2009 0.66805845511482
2010 0.63485477178423
2011 0.71221532091097
2012 0.72912423625255

Compare West Side Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 72.9%
 

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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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