Westtown-Thornbury 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
750 Westbourne Road
West Chester, PA 19382
Phone
(484) 266-1800
District
WEST CHESTER AREA SD
County
CHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
539
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.5% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Westtown-Thornbury Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
72%
59%
77%
62%
67%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
55%
87%
64%
77%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
51%
82%
59%
72%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 86 16.0%
Grade 1 95 17.6%
Grade 2 102 18.9%
Grade 3 86 16.0%
Grade 4 80 14.8%
Grade 5 90 16.7%
Total 539 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.1% 77.6% 66.6%
Black 6.2% 4.5% 15.5%
Hispanic 9.2% 9.0% 13.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.9% 8.8% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.1% 11.2% 45.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.2% 10.2% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 1.0% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 111,588 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,509.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 42,222 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.6% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 60.8% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.6% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.9% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.2% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.9% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.5% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,314 $122,958,000 51.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $928 $11,061,000 4.7%
Staff $565 $6,738,000 2.8%
General Administration $233 $2,780,000 1.2%
School Administration $724 $8,628,000 3.6%
Operation $1,348 $16,071,000 6.8%
Transportation $574 $6,839,000 2.9%
Other $474 $5,650,000 2.4%
Total Support $4,845 $57,767,000 24.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,719 $56,265,000 23.7%
Total Expenditures $19,878 $236,990,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,346 $16,077,487,000 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $803 $1,381,005,000 4.2%
Staff $512 $881,127,000 2.7%
General Administration $418 $719,532,000 2.2%
School Administration $711 $1,222,378,000 3.7%
Operation $1,450 $2,494,170,000 7.5%
Transportation $686 $1,180,197,000 3.6%
Other $534 $919,352,000 2.8%
Total Support $5,114 $8,797,761,000 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,756 $8,181,559,000 24.7%
Total Expenditures $19,217 $33,056,807,000 100.0%
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%