Western Hills Elementary School



Western Hills Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Hills Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 40
1 43
2 44
3 48
4 28
5 35
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Western Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Little Rock, AR in the Little Rock School District. It enrolls 270 students in grades 1st through 12th. Western Hills Elementary School is the 453rd largest public school in Arkansas and the 44,036th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 270
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,036th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 453rd out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 160th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 450th out of 548

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Western Hills Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 150
(56%)
9,374
(51%)
 Female 120
(44%)
8,965
(49%)

Western Hills Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 187
(69%)
11,744
(64%)
 Hispanic 44
(16%)
2,649
(14%)
 White 30
(11%)
3,265
(18%)
 Two or More 7
(3%)
258
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
35
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
377
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Western Hills Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 267
(99%)
15,168
(83%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
2,907
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
264
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Western Hills Elementary School is ranked 291st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Hills Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 67.1%. 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.

Western Hills Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 286
2006 274
2007 254
2008 275
2009 301
2010 291
2011 285
2012 279
2013 259
2014 255
2015 270

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.2
2007 12.1
2008 15.3
2009 16.4
2010 16.9
2011 16.4
2012 16
2013 14.8
2014 12.1
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74475524475524
2006 0.77007299270073
2007 0.7992125984252
2008 0.8
2009 0.84053156146179
2010 0.87628865979381
2011 0.86315789473684
2012 0.81362007168459
2013 0.84169884169884
2014 0.87450980392157
2015 0.98888888888889

Compare Western Hills Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 
This School 98.9%
 

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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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