West Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1105 W 4th St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Phone
(812) 833-2072
District
M S D MOUNT VERNON
County
POSEY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
373
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 70.0% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 62
Proficiency in Reading 73 66
Proficiency in Math 64 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 61
Proficiency in Reading 76 63
Proficiency in Math 65 60

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 62
Proficiency in Reading 66 59
Proficiency in Math 67 65

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.26
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.42
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 18.5%
Grade 1 67 18.0%
Grade 2 53 14.2%
Grade 3 57 15.3%
Grade 4 63 16.9%
Grade 5 64 17.2%
Total 373 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.4% 94.7% 71.8%
Black 4.6% 1.7% 13.2%
Hispanic 7.2% 2.9% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.5% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.1% 37.3% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.4% 32.5% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 4.8% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,661 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 65.3 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.1% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,259 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.1% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.9% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.3% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.5% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.6% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,746 $12,049,362 41.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $1,239,327 4.3%
Staff $704 $1,476,288 5.1%
General Administration $124 $260,028 0.9%
School Administration $600 $1,258,200 4.3%
Operation $2,400 $5,032,800 17.3%
Transportation $948 $1,987,956 6.8%
Other $171 $358,587 1.2%
Total Support $5,539 $11,615,283 39.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,616 $5,485,752 18.8%
Total Expenditures $13,902 $29,152,494 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
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%