Westside Elementary



Westside Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westside Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 92
1 62
2 70
3 89
4 79
5 81
6 76
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westside Elementary is a public elementary school located in Thermal, CA in the Coachella Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westside Elementary is the 2,787th largest public school in California and the 17,588th largest nationally. It has 21.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,588th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,787th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,394th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,950th out of 6,257

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Westside Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 286
(52%)
5,674
(53%)
 Female 263
(48%)
5,054
(47%)

Westside Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 534
(97%)
10,489
(98%)
 White 13
(2%)
98
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
59
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
63
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Westside Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 456
(83%)
9,234
(86%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(9%)
696
(6%)
 Not Eligible 41
(7%)
798
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Westside Elementary is ranked 1,293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westside Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Westside Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 546
2006 560
2007 561
2008 662
2009 625
2010 628
2011 585
2012 583
2013 581
2014 560
2015 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18.1
2007 17
2008 19.5
2009 20.2
2010 N/A
2011 29
2012 27.5
2013 25.3
2014 23.3
2015 21.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8956043956044
2006 0.93214285714286
2007 0.90017825311943
2008 0.75528700906344
2009 0.9072
2010 0.90286624203822
2011 0.86495726495726
2012 0.45283018867925
2013 0.70912220309811
2014 0.93035714285714
2015 0.92531876138434

Compare Westside Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 92.5%
 

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