West Gate K-8 School

Serves grades PK - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1050 Nw Cashmere Blvd
Port St Lucie, FL 34986
Phone
(772) 807-7600
District
ST. LUCIE
County
ST. LUCIE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1310
Classroom Teachers
80

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

7

(10 is best)

Better than 67.1% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

West Gate K-8 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
66%
60%
71%
58%
60%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
66%
61%
66%
58%
65%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
64%
58%
52%
56%
76%
60%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
65%
54%
62%
54%
68%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
53%
61%
52%
57%
53%
59%
53%
61%
52%
57%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
64%
50%
71%
56%
57%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
16
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.1%
Kindergarten 101 7.7%
Grade 1 110 8.4%
Grade 2 118 9.0%
Grade 3 123 9.4%
Grade 4 140 10.7%
Grade 5 143 10.9%
Grade 6 190 14.5%
Grade 7 195 14.9%
Grade 8 189 14.4%
Total 1310 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.6% 33.4% 39.1%
Black 22.7% 32.4% 22.7%
Hispanic 32.2% 32.0% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 1.7% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.8% 59.8% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.4% 52.9% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 6.9% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 305,591 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 530.8 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.8% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 23.3% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 112,872 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 9.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.1% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.3% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.4% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.9% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.4% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.4% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 11.8% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,033 $203,247,639 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $369 $14,901,327 3.8%
Staff $494 $19,949,202 5.1%
General Administration $110 $4,442,130 1.1%
School Administration $573 $23,139,459 5.9%
Operation $859 $34,688,997 8.9%
Transportation $552 $22,291,416 5.7%
Other $268 $10,822,644 2.8%
Total Support $3,225 $130,235,175 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $55,930,455 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,643 $389,413,269 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%