Westwood Elementary School



Westwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 50
2 45
3 50
4 43
5 59
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Coker, AL in the Tuscaloosa County School District. It enrolls 316 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary School is the 615th largest public school in Alabama and the 40,182nd largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 316
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,182nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 615th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 608th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 649th out of 782

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Westwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 179
(57%)
6,433
(49%)
 Male 137
(43%)
6,668
(51%)

Westwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 272
(86%)
8,106
(62%)
 Hispanic 26
(8%)
957
(7%)
 Black 10
(3%)
3,633
(28%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
272
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
115
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Westwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 187
(59%)
7,413
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(36%)
5,097
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
591
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Westwood Elementary School is ranked 677th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.8%) is lower than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Westwood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 343
2006 346
2007 325
2008 355
2009 327
2010 322
2011 321
2012 315
2013 311
2014 310
2015 316

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 15
2007 15.1
2008 16.5
2009 15.6
2010 16.9
2011 18.9
2012 13.7
2013 17.3
2014 18.2
2015 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2798833819242
2006 0.3150289017341
2007 0.35692307692308
2008 0.3830985915493
2009 0.37614678899083
2010 0.37888198757764
2011 0.42990654205607
2012 0.47301587301587
2013 0.47909967845659
2014 0.44193548387097
2015 0.40822784810127

Compare Westwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.8%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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