Westside Elementary School



Westside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 122
1 126
2 144
3 139
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Searcy, AR in the Searcy School District. It enrolls 531 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westside Elementary School is the 156th largest public school in Arkansas and the 19,105th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 531
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.66
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,105th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 156th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 464th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 208th out of 548

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Westside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 266
(50%)
1,214
(52%)
 Female 265
(50%)
1,133
(48%)

Westside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 447
(84%)
1,706
(73%)
 Hispanic 33
(6%)
211
(9%)
 Black 25
(5%)
262
(11%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
142
(6%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Westside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 332
(63%)
982
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(30%)
1,149
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(7%)
216
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Westside Elementary School is ranked 411th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 67.1%. 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.

Westside Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 596
2006 590
2007 577
2008 593
2009 601
2010 595
2011 463
2012 468
2013 507
2014 513
2015 531

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 16.4
2007 15.6
2008 16.9
2009 17.5
2010 17.3
2011 16.5
2012 18
2013 16.3
2014 16.6
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26510067114094
2006 0.31186440677966
2007 0.32062391681109
2008 0.29005059021922
2009 0.31447587354409
2010 0.30252100840336
2011 0.34989200863931
2012 0.34188034188034
2013 0.37475345167653
2014 0.364522417154
2015 0.37476459510358

Compare Westside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 

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Public KG - 03 531 16.8:1  
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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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