West Elementary School

Public PK, KG-5

 25 North 20th Street
       Colorado Springs, CO  80904-3458


 (719) 328-4900

District: Colorado Springs School District No. 11

SchoolDigger Rank:
721st of 917 Colorado Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  13.7
Number of students:  291

Racial breakdown:

White:
61.2%
Hispanic:
25.8%
Two or more races:
7.2%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  86.3%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Thursday, August 16, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, West Elementary School ranked worse than 78.6% of elementary schools in Colorado. It also ranked 29th among 35 ranked elementary schools in the Colorado Springs School District No. 11. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 20.15. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: White (61.2%), Hispanic (25.8%), two or more races (7.2%). (See more...)
Compare Details 86.3% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at West Elementary School is 13.7, which is the 5th best among 35 elementary schools in the Colorado Springs School District No. 11. (See more...)
Compare West Elementary School employs 21.2 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

West Elementary School:

SchoolDigger ranks West Elementary School 721st of 917 Colorado public elementary schools. (See West Elementary School in the ranking list.)

Colorado Springs School District No. 11:

SchoolDigger ranks Colorado Springs School District No. 11 76th of 124 Colorado school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for West Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools CO State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2010 26.46 714th 925 22.8%
2011 26.03 725th 935 22.5%
2012 20.56 766th 935 18.1%
2013 27.75 724th 954 24.1%
2014 16.63 818th 962 15.0%
2015 15.41 812th 938 13.4%
2016 21.34 717th 914 21.6%
2017 16.44 783rd 929 15.7%
2018 20.15 721st 917 21.4%

Data source: test scores: Colorado Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: Colorado Department of Education

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by a parent
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Open Quote bad school bullying is allowed. A horrible principal non experienced teachers Close Quote


by a citizen
Thursday, April 19, 2012

Open Quote Shame on you for suspending Nathan Pemberton for standing up and fighting back in self defense against his bully, while you refused to do anything to stop it!!!! Quit being so politically correct and use some common sense with this stuff! How would you feel if this were to take on an adult version and you were confronted? Would you lay down and take the punches or defend yourself, irregardless of the 'rules' and consequences? Close Quote


by a citizen
Thursday, April 19, 2012

Open Quote Yea for the kid that stood up for himself!! Your school should follow his example. Close Quote



Enrollment information for West Elementary School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2009 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
2010 217 22 6 88 8 n/a n/a 0 341
2011 205 15 3 115 5 0 31 0 374
2012 190 16 1 120 2 1 28 0 358
2013 177 14 5 78 2 0 24 0 300
2014 196 17 3 103 3 0 25 0 347
2015 205 16 2 112 4 0 31 0 370
2016 210 14 1 84 5 0 24 0 338
2017 178 13 3 75 1 0 21 0 291

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at West Elementary School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2009 n/a n/a n/a n/a
2010 341 24.6 13.8 78.0
2011 374 25.5 14.6 73.3
2012 358 24.0 14.9 76.3
2013 300 20.4 14.7 76.7
2014 347 22.8 15.2 84.1
2015 370 23.0 16.0 84.9
2016 338 23.0 14.6 84.0
2017 291 21.2 13.7 86.3

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio West Elementary School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2009 n/a n/a n/a n/a
2010 341 24.6 13.8 78.0
2011 374 25.5 14.6 73.3
2012 358 24.0 14.9 76.3
2013 300 20.4 14.7 76.7
2014 347 22.8 15.2 84.1
2015 370 23.0 16.0 84.9
2016 338 23.0 14.6 84.0
2017 291 21.2 13.7 86.3

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Colorado Department of Education.

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