West Side Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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
344 Polk St Nw
Marietta, GA 30064
Phone
(770) 429-3172
District
MARIETTA CITY
County
COBB COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
526
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.7% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

West Side Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 42
Proficiency in Reading 70 37
Proficiency in Math 82 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 44
Proficiency in Reading 62 42
Proficiency in Math 57 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 40
Proficiency in Reading 65 41
Proficiency in Math 58 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.22
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.08
AVG FOR STATE 15.40
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 4 0.8%
Kindergarten 94 17.9%
Grade 1 106 20.2%
Grade 2 107 20.3%
Grade 3 69 13.1%
Grade 4 75 14.3%
Grade 5 71 13.5%
Total 526 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.7% 19.6% 41.8%
Black 16.3% 40.5% 38.1%
Hispanic 6.4% 37.2% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 2.2% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.6% 62.3% 61.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.7% 55.4% 56.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 6.9% 5.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 60,203 10,519,475
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,606.9 180
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.7% 34.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.9% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 13.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 23,677 3,709,488
Single Parent Households With Children 14.4% 12.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.5% 86.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.9% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.8% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.0% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.4% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.1% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 11.8% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,120 $63,339,520 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $550 $4,892,800 4.4%
Staff $758 $6,743,168 6.0%
General Administration $165 $1,467,840 1.3%
School Administration $678 $6,031,488 5.4%
Operation $749 $6,663,104 5.9%
Transportation $505 $4,492,480 4.0%
Other $234 $2,081,664 1.9%
Total Support $3,640 $32,381,440 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,862 $16,564,352 14.8%
Total Expenditures $12,621 $112,276,416 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,908 $10,424,487,187 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $464 $817,904,811 4.2%
Staff $476 $839,400,798 4.4%
General Administration $115 $203,408,217 1.1%
School Administration $608 $1,073,421,486 5.6%
Operation $730 $1,287,546,949 6.7%
Transportation $452 $797,015,428 4.1%
Other $300 $528,538,209 2.7%
Total Support $3,144 $5,547,210,316 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $3,295,173,393 17.1%
Total Expenditures $10,920 $19,267,109,479 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%