West Elementary



West Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary Students by Grade
PK 29
K 77
1 82
2 73
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary is a public elementary school located in Goodland, KS in the Goodland School District. It enrolls 261 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary is the 466th largest public school in Kansas and the 44,350th largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 261
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,350th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 466th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 163rd out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 364th out of 692

Find Former WE Alumni

West Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 138
(53%)
362
(52%)
 Female 123
(47%)
335
(48%)

West Elementary Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 209
(80%)
549
(79%)
 Hispanic 43
(16%)
131
(19%)
 Black 6
(2%)
11
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

West Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 120
(46%)
290
(42%)
 Not Eligible 109
(42%)
300
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(12%)
107
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, West Elementary is ranked 327th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 321
2006 157
2007 246
2008 212
2009 147
2010 249
2011 275
2012 261

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 10.1
2007 17.7
2008 16.4
2009 10.7
2010 13
2011 14.1
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42367601246106
2006 0.54140127388535
2007 0.38617886178862
2008 0.5377358490566
2009 0.59863945578231
2010 0.55421686746988
2011 0.57090909090909
2012 0.5823754789272

Compare West Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Elementary
Goodland, KS
Public PK - 02 261 12.1:1  
Grant Junior High School
Goodland, KS
Public 06 - 08 217 13.8:1 1 miles
Central Elementary
Goodland, KS
Public 03 - 05 219 13.9:1 1 miles
Brewster Elementary
Brewster, KS
Public PK - 08 57 7.8:1 19 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.