West Elementary School



West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 150
3 145
4 123
5 124
6 125
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cullman, AL in the Cullman City School District. It enrolls 667 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary School is the 173rd largest public school in Alabama and the 9,600th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 667
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,600th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 173rd out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 333rd out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 153rd out of 782

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West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 343
(51%)
891
(51%)
 Female 324
(49%)
860
(49%)

West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 547
(82%)
1,491
(85%)
 Hispanic 83
(12%)
153
(9%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
51
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
30
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
7
(0%)

West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 353
(53%)
1,101
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 284
(43%)
583
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(4%)
67
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, West Elementary School is ranked 264th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.1%) is slightly 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.

West Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 528
2006 541
2007 551
2008 585
2009 561
2010 604
2011 618
2012 642
2013 615
2014 659
2015 667

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.6
2007 15.4
2008 16.9
2009 16
2010 17
2011 17.9
2012 17.5
2013 16.4
2014 18
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45833333333333
2006 0.47689463955638
2007 0.502722323049
2008 0.46666666666667
2009 0.50623885918004
2010 0.54304635761589
2011 0.55501618122977
2012 0.49532710280374
2013 0.42764227642276
2014 0.50379362670713
2015 0.47076461769115

Compare West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.1%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Elementary School
Cullman, AL
Public 02 - 06 667 16.8:1  
Cullman Christian School
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 12 158 7:1 1 miles
Sacred Heart Elementary
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 06 173 13:1 1 miles
East Elementary School
Cullman, AL
Public 02 - 06 573 19:1 2 miles
Cullman City Primary School
Cullman, AL
Public KG - 01 511 14.5:1 2 miles
St Pauls Lutheran School
Cullman, AL
Private PK - 06 114 6:1 2 miles
Cullman Child Dev Center
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Public KG - 12 118 26.2:1 4 miles
Vinemont Middle School
Vinemont, AL
Public 06 - 08 240 15.5:1 5 miles
Vinemont Elementary School
Vinemont, AL
Public KG - 05 502 16.8:1 5 miles
Good Hope Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 318 18:1 5 miles
Good Hope Elementary School
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Public 03 - 05 347 19:1 6 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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