Westwood Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 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
883 Cross St
Portland, MI 48875
Phone
(517) 647-2989
District
PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
IONIA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
474
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.3% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 47
Proficiency in Reading 56 46
Proficiency in Math 35 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 44
Proficiency in Reading 54 46
Proficiency in Math 31 42

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 41
Proficiency in Reading 60 46
Proficiency in Math 38 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.49
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.81
AVG FOR STATE 17.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 146 30.8%
Grade 4 159 33.5%
Grade 5 169 35.7%
Total 474 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.8% 95.0% 68.7%
Black 0.6% 0.9% 18.5%
Hispanic 3.6% 3.5% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.4% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.5% 32.4% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.9% 25.3% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 7.1% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 12,458 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 111.6 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.4% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.2% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 14.8% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,561 3,909,509
Single Parent Households With Children 9.8% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.2% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.5% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.3% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 21.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.1% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.1% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,829 $11,646,342 58.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $283 $565,434 2.8%
Staff $213 $425,574 2.1%
General Administration $171 $341,658 1.7%
School Administration $545 $1,088,910 5.5%
Operation $662 $1,322,676 6.6%
Transportation $456 $911,088 4.6%
Other $378 $755,244 3.8%
Total Support $2,708 $5,410,584 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,421 $2,839,158 14.3%
Total Expenditures $9,958 $19,896,084 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,559 $9,833,177,705 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $1,352,678,739 6.6%
Staff $562 $843,173,785 4.1%
General Administration $251 $376,691,275 1.8%
School Administration $637 $954,866,598 4.7%
Operation $994 $1,490,342,857 7.3%
Transportation $479 $717,479,129 3.5%
Other $562 $842,716,538 4.1%
Total Support $4,388 $6,577,850,635 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,711 $4,064,480,896 19.9%
Total Expenditures $13,658 $20,475,485,557 100.0%
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%