Westwood Elementary



Westwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 45
2 62
3 41
4 48
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Junction City, KS in the Geary County School District. It enrolls 289 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary is the 429th largest public school in Kansas and the 42,506th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 289
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,506th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 429th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 308th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 372nd out of 706

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Westwood Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 158
(55%)
3,061
(52%)
 Female 131
(45%)
2,809
(48%)

Westwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 108
(37%)
1,052
(18%)
 White 90
(31%)
2,952
(50%)
 Two or More 44
(15%)
549
(9%)
 Hispanic 35
(12%)
1,015
(17%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
136
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(2%)
104
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
62
(1%)

Westwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 204
(71%)
2,396
(41%)
 Not Eligible 51
(18%)
2,229
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(12%)
1,245
(21%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Westwood Elementary is ranked 184th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Westwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 447
2006 296
2007 311
2008 323
2009 340
2010 366
2011 375
2012 334
2013 307
2014 310
2015 289

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 11
2007 12
2008 12.9
2009 14.2
2010 13.1
2011 10.2
2012 11.5
2013 11
2014 12.9
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49664429530201
2006 0.76351351351351
2007 0.7620578778135
2008 0.8266253869969
2009 0.87647058823529
2010 0.8551912568306
2011 0.856
2012 0.8622754491018
2013 0.8371335504886
2014 0.85161290322581
2015 0.82352941176471

Compare Westwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 289 13.8:1  
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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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