West Elem. 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
403 W Fite St
Park Hills, MO 63601
Phone
(573) 431-2616
District
CENTRAL R-III
County
ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
502
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

4

(10 is best)

Better than 39.2% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

West Elem. School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 70
Proficiency in Reading 59 74
Proficiency in Math 52 66

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 72
Proficiency in Reading 61 75
Proficiency in Math 45 69

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 67
Proficiency in Reading 46 73
Proficiency in Math 30 62

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.02
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.48
AVG FOR STATE 13.59
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 185 36.9%
Grade 4 180 35.9%
Grade 5 137 27.3%
Total 502 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.4% 95.5% 74.8%
Black 2.4% 2.9% 16.7%
Hispanic 1.2% 1.2% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.3% 58.7% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.4% 50.7% 43.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 8.0% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,226 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 230.0 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,494 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.1% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 10.6% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.1% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.5% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.8% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.6% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 25.2% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $11,137,131 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $461 $949,199 4.7%
Staff $588 $1,210,692 6.0%
General Administration $242 $498,278 2.5%
School Administration $378 $778,302 3.9%
Operation $795 $1,636,905 8.1%
Transportation $392 $807,128 4.0%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $2,856 $5,880,504 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,509 $3,107,031 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,775 $20,126,725 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,826 $5,353,407,234 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $417,296,888 4.0%
Staff $446 $409,635,758 3.9%
General Administration $338 $310,439,937 2.9%
School Administration $577 $530,136,305 5.0%
Operation $1,016 $933,653,238 8.8%
Transportation $512 $470,188,023 4.5%
Other $229 $210,807,180 2.0%
Total Support $3,572 $3,282,247,369 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,096 $1,926,007,243 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,495 $10,561,632,351 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%