West Elementary School



West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 74
2 69
3 75
4 58
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mount Vernon, IN in the M S D Mount Vernon School District. It enrolls 409 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary School is the 635th largest public school in Indiana and the 30,723rd largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 409
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 635th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 448th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 556th out of 1,125

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West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 215
(53%)
734
(52%)
 Female 194
(47%)
678
(48%)

West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 354
(87%)
1,276
(90%)
 Black 20
(5%)
36
(3%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
57
(4%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 202
(49%)
488
(35%)
 Not Eligible 177
(43%)
845
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
79
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, West Elementary School is ranked 512th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 317
2006 292
2007 270
2008 276
2009 296
2010 433
2011 431
2012 409

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 N/A
2007 14.7
2008 15.9
2009 17
2010 18.3
2011 17.2
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34384858044164
2006 0.40753424657534
2007 0.46296296296296
2008 0.42753623188406
2009 0.4527027027027
2010 0.46651270207852
2011 0.54060324825986
2012 0.56723716381418

Compare West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Elementary School
Mount Vernon, IN
Public KG - 05 409 17:1  
St Matthew Elementary School
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Private PK - 05 84 9:1 1 miles
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St Philip School
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Private PK - 08 227 14:1 12 miles
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Public KG - 06 281 14.8:1 13 miles
West Terrace Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 650 18.1:1 14 miles
Perry Heights Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 436 15.8:1 15 miles
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Private PK - 08 251 18:1 15 miles
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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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