West Springfield Elementary



West Springfield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Springfield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 15
K 67
1 81
2 67
3 74
4 74
5 61
6 79
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Springfield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Springfield, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 518 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Springfield Elementary is the 618th largest public school in Virginia and the 20,243rd largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 518
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,243rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 618th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 655th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 636th out of 1,156

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West Springfield Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 272
(53%)
53,679
(52%)
 Female 246
(47%)
49,826
(48%)

West Springfield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 306
(59%)
39,605
(38%)
 Hispanic 68
(13%)
27,592
(27%)
 Black 51
(10%)
10,483
(10%)
 Two or More 47
(9%)
5,668
(5%)
 Asian 44
(8%)
19,756
(19%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
126
(0%)

West Springfield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 476
(92%)
72,411
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(5%)
24,684
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(3%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, West Springfield Elementary is ranked 1,088th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Springfield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

West Springfield Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 395
2006 388
2007 392
2008 432
2009 427
2010 458
2011 476
2012 472
2013 460
2014 484
2015 518

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.1
2006 9.7
2007 14.4
2008 16.5
2009 16.7
2010 17.3
2011 15.1
2012 15.4
2013 15.1
2014 15.7
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.043037974683544
2006 0.064432989690722
2007 0.068877551020408
2008 0.092592592592593
2009 0.10304449648712
2010 0.078602620087336
2011 0.081932773109244
2012 0.069915254237288
2013 0.078260869565217
2014 0.088842975206612
2015 0.081081081081081

Compare West Springfield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.1%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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