Westwood Elementary School



Westwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 55
1 44
2 42
3 38
4 24
5 39
6 34
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Sloan, IA in the Westwood Community School District. It enrolls 306 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary School is the 379th largest public school in Iowa and the 40,688th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 306
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,688th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 379th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 247th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 347th out of 723

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Westwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 155
(51%)
155
(51%)
 Male 151
(49%)
151
(49%)

Westwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 276
(90%)
276
(90%)
 Hispanic 14
(5%)
14
(5%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
13
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Westwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 196
(64%)
196
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(26%)
80
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(10%)
30
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Westwood Elementary School is ranked 363rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Westwood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 340
2006 322
2007 300
2008 310
2009 312
2010 315
2011 312
2012 306

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.5
2006 12.6
2007 13.2
2008 13.3
2009 13
2010 14.3
2011 13.9
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39411764705882
2006 0.32298136645963
2007 0.35
2008 0.33548387096774
2009 0.32371794871795
2010 0.36507936507937
2011 0.35897435897436
2012 0.35947712418301

Compare Westwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.9%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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