Westby Elementary



Westby Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westby Elementary Students by Grade
PK 51
K 52
1 62
2 58
3 63
4 45
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westby Elementary is a public elementary school located in Westby, WI in the Westby Area School District. It enrolls 331 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westby Elementary is the 662nd largest public school in Wisconsin and the 38,808th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 331
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,808th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 662nd out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 450th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 598th out of 1,191

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Westby Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 188
(57%)
428
(53%)
 Female 143
(43%)
376
(47%)

Westby Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 309
(93%)
754
(94%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
31
(4%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
14
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Westby Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 183
(55%)
482
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 121
(37%)
256
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(8%)
66
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Westby Elementary is ranked 538th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westby Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 42.8%. 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.

Westby Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 304
2006 317
2007 333
2008 330
2009 346
2010 330
2011 333
2012 326
2013 352
2014 345
2015 331

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.5
2007 14.1
2008 14
2009 14.3
2010 12.5
2011 13.8
2012 13.4
2013 14.4
2014 N/A
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34539473684211
2006 0.32492113564669
2007 0.32732732732733
2008 0.30606060606061
2009 0.34971098265896
2010 0.32424242424242
2011 0.36636636636637
2012 0.38957055214724
2013 0.44602272727273
2014 0.45217391304348
2015 0.44712990936556

Compare Westby Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.8%
 
This School 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 04 331 13.7:1  
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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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