Westgate Elementary School



Westgate Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westgate Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 102
2 125
3 114
4 108
5 101
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westgate Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Arlington Heights, IL in the Arlington Heights School District 25. It enrolls 623 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westgate Elementary School is the 359th largest public school in Illinois and the 11,797th largest nationally. It has 9.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 623
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.84
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,797th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 359th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 190th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 75th out of 2,345

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Westgate Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 350
(56%)
2,663
(51%)
 Female 273
(44%)
2,564
(49%)

Westgate Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 515
(83%)
4,221
(81%)
 Hispanic 49
(8%)
356
(7%)
 Two or More 31
(5%)
178
(3%)
 Asian 25
(4%)
418
(8%)
 Black 2
(0%)
42
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Westgate Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 593
(95%)
4,933
(94%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
288
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Westgate Elementary School is ranked 2,351st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westgate Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Westgate Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 579
2006 586
2007 566
2008 556
2009 550
2010 679
2011 700
2012 623

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 19.5
2007 19.5
2008 14.4
2009 13.6
2010 17.1
2011 16.6
2012 9.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10189982728843
2006 0.092150170648464
2007 0.079505300353357
2008 0.088129496402878
2009 0.08
2010 0.083946980854197
2011 0.054285714285714
2012 0.048154093097913

Compare Westgate Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
920.0% 9.2:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.8%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 623 9.2:1  
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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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