Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School



Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 60
1 70
2 69
3 70
4 66
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Baton Rouge, LA in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It enrolls 440 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School is the 443rd largest public school in Louisiana and the 27,879th largest nationally.

Total Students: 440
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 220
(50%)
15,574
(51%)
 Female 220
(50%)
15,163
(49%)

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 193
(44%)
3,103
(10%)
 Black 171
(39%)
24,058
(78%)
 Asian 50
(11%)
945
(3%)
 Hispanic 11
(3%)
2,267
(7%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
230
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
54
(0%)

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 383
(87%)
12,771
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 57
(13%)
17,966
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 800 ranked schools in Louisiana, Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School is ranked 783rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 64.3%. 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.

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 449
2006 445
2007 446
2008 448
2009 444
2010 439
2011 446
2012 442
2013 442
2014 445
2015 440

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.9
2007 15.9
2008 17.2
2009 16.4
2010 15.7
2011 16.5
2012 15.8
2013 15.2
2014 16.5
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49220489977728
2006 0.44719101123596
2007 0.4372197309417
2008 0.45089285714286
2009 0.41216216216216
2010 0.39407744874715
2011 0.43273542600897
2012 0.40723981900452
2013 0.39819004524887
2014 0.16179775280899
2015 0.12954545454545

Compare Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 64.3%
 

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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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