Westwood Primary School



Westwood Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 273
1 250
2 227
3 215
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Primary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Alhambra Elementary School District. It enrolls 965 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Primary School is the 65th largest public school in Arizona and the 1,466th largest nationally. It has 23.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 965
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23:1
Full Time Teachers: 42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,466th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 65th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 880th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 149th out of 948

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Westwood Primary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 512
(53%)
7,283
(51%)
 Female 453
(47%)
6,935
(49%)

Westwood Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 759
(79%)
11,288
(79%)
 Black 66
(7%)
1,021
(7%)
 White 49
(5%)
983
(7%)
 Asian 39
(4%)
453
(3%)
 American Indian 37
(4%)
347
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
99
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
27
(0%)

Westwood Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 788
(82%)
11,662
(82%)
 Not Eligible 150
(16%)
1,946
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(3%)
610
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Westwood Primary School is ranked 36th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.5%) is higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Westwood Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1090
2006 1140
2007 1060
2008 1032
2009 957
2010 911
2011 979
2012 965

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 18.5
2007 19.1
2008 21.1
2009 21.8
2010 19.8
2011 22.2
2012 23

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99724770642202
2006 0.94824561403509
2007 0.93018867924528
2008 0.96124031007752
2009 0.6478578892372
2010 0.91547749725576
2011 0.93258426966292
2012 0.84455958549223

Compare Westwood Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,300.0% 23.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 84.5%
 

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