West Portal Elementary School

5 Lenox Way, San Francisco, CA 94127 | (415) 759-2846
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 565
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 565
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 299 (52.9%)
  • Females: 266 (47.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 102 (18.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 125 (22.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 227 (40.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Portal Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black50.9%
Asian40471.5%
Hispanic162.8%
White7312.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Portal Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10218.1%
1st Grade9416.6%
2nd Grade9015.9%
3rd Grade9015.9%
4th Grade9717.2%
5th Grade9216.3%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
30.0%
District:
41.2%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 30.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 16.3
Average Age
School:
45.2
District:
43.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that West Portal Elementary School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201082.0%54.0%53.0%
200974.0%55.0%53.0%
200871.0%52.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201091.0%65.0%62.0%
200984.0%65.0%63.0%
200884.0%65.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201064.0%46.0%43.0%
200965.0%47.0%44.0%
200866.0%42.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201083.0%68.0%65.0%
200984.0%66.0%64.0%
200888.0%65.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201086.0%66.0%63.0%
200979.0%66.0%61.0%
200883.0%58.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201085.0%70.0%68.0%
200994.0%68.0%66.0%
200884.0%66.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201080.0%63.0%58.0%
200977.0%58.0%54.0%
200885.0%53.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201080.0%67.0%61.0%
200982.0%62.0%57.0%
200877.0%58.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201076.0%61.0%56.0%
200975.0%53.0%49.0%
200873.0%52.0%46.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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