Westwood Elementary



Westwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 65
2 57
3 87
4 66
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bloomington, MN in the Bloomington Public School District. It enrolls 425 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westwood Elementary is the 486th largest public school in Minnesota and the 29,498th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 425
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,498th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 486th out of 1,031
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 359th out of 1,012
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 381st out of 1,012

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Westwood Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 227
(53%)
3,632
(52%)
 Female 198
(47%)
3,322
(48%)

Westwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 266
(63%)
3,522
(51%)
 Black 54
(13%)
1,174
(17%)
 Hispanic 42
(10%)
1,225
(18%)
 Two or More 35
(8%)
487
(7%)
 Asian 24
(6%)
498
(7%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
43
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Westwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 258
(61%)
3,926
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 136
(32%)
2,473
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(7%)
555
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,015 ranked schools in Minnesota, Westwood Elementary is ranked 411th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.5%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 470
2006 419
2007 399
2008 398
2009 386
2010 375
2011 416
2012 415
2013 432
2014 437
2015 425

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.8
2006 14.9
2007 15.3
2008 14.5
2009 14.5
2010 14.4
2011 15.7
2012 14.2
2013 13.2
2014 14.3
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22553191489362
2006 0.23866348448687
2007 0.265664160401
2008 0.29899497487437
2009 0.33160621761658
2010 0.37333333333333
2011 0.41105769230769
2012 0.38795180722892
2013 0.4212962962963
2014 0.39359267734554
2015 0.39294117647059

Compare Westwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.3%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 425 13.4:1  
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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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