West Gate Elementary



West Gate Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Gate Elementary Students by Grade
PK 64
K 93
1 86
2 79
3 97
4 104
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Gate Elementary is a public elementary school located in Manassas, VA in the Prince William County Public Schools. It enrolls 606 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Gate Elementary is the 411th largest public school in Virginia and the 13,289th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 606
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,289th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 411th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 156th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 177th out of 1,156

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West Gate Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 312
(51%)
31,378
(51%)
 Female 294
(49%)
29,855
(49%)

West Gate Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 482
(80%)
20,321
(33%)
 Black 47
(8%)
12,381
(20%)
 White 40
(7%)
19,448
(32%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
5,014
(8%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
3,793
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
140
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
136
(0%)

West Gate Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 458
(76%)
20,870
(34%)
 Not Eligible 76
(13%)
35,638
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(12%)
4,725
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, West Gate Elementary is ranked 67th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Gate Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

West Gate Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 609
2006 539
2007 516
2008 517
2009 559
2010 680
2011 719
2012 757
2013 727
2014 699
2015 606

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 10.1
2007 14.1
2008 15.2
2009 14.5
2010 14.7
2011 18.7
2012 18.6
2013 18.6
2014 16.9
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69786535303777
2006 0.70500927643785
2007 0.71124031007752
2008 0.7678916827853
2009 0.86583184257603
2010 0.81470588235294
2011 0.82336578581363
2012 0.87450462351387
2013 0.8748280605227
2014 0.8898426323319
2015 0.87458745874587

Compare West Gate Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.5%
 

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