Westside Elementary School



Westside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 90
1 78
2 76
3 67
4 79
5 75
6 75
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Idaho Falls, ID in the Idaho Falls School District. It enrolls 540 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westside Elementary School is the 79th largest public school in Idaho and the 17,886th largest nationally. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 540
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,886th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 79th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 368th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 134th out of 391

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Westside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 274
(51%)
2,954
(51%)
 Female 266
(49%)
2,834
(49%)

Westside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 447
(83%)
4,277
(74%)
 Hispanic 79
(15%)
1,226
(21%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
158
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
42
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
35
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Westside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 336
(62%)
2,458
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 141
(26%)
2,766
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(12%)
564
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Westside Elementary School is ranked 148th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.8%) is lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 465
2006 475
2007 497
2008 498
2009 513
2010 504
2011 523
2012 540

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.4
2006 22.5
2007 23.6
2008 23.7
2009 24.5
2010 22.4
2011 15.7
2012 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25376344086022
2006 0.30315789473684
2007 0.39034205231388
2008 0.32530120481928
2009 0.39181286549708
2010 0.38888888888889
2011 0.39196940726577
2012 0.37777777777778

Compare Westside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.8%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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