Westwood Elementary School

11629 Westwood School Rd, Coker, AL 35452 | (205) 342-2666
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 334
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: Rt 2 Box 307, Coker, AL 35452
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Cindy Benford Merrill
  • Fax: (205) 339-1126
  • Website: westwood.tce.schoolinsites.com
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 334
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 162 (48.5%)
  • Females: 165 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 104 (31.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 123 (36.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westwood Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black61.8%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic61.8%
White31393.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westwood Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5616.8%
1st Grade5717.1%
2nd Grade4914.7%
3rd Grade5717.1%
4th Grade6419.2%
5th Grade5115.3%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Westwood Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • MY GRANDSON HAS SPENT HIS FIRST TWO YEARS AT WESTWOOD AND HE COULD NOT HAVE HAD A BETTER EXPERIENCE ANYWHERE!!! THANKS
    MS. MERRILL, MS HAMNER AND MS.MCCRACKEN
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 19, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • THERE IS NO SCHOOL LIKE IT NOR CAN IT BE COMPARED WITH ANY OTHER. IS THE TOP RATED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL YOU CAN SEND A CHILD.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Westwood Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on ARMT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading

ARMT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.2%76.7%80.1%
200986.5%72.3%79.4%
200894.6%72.1%77.7%
 
Reading Test
201094.7%84.2%86.6%
200990.5%85.6%85.8%
200894.6%85.8%85.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.1%78.5%81.3%
200974.6%73.2%79.1%
200881.8%74.6%78.9%
 
Reading Test
201088.9%87.2%86.7%
200991.4%88.4%86.5%
200887.3%86.8%86.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.2%85.5%82.6%
200985.5%79.4%79.9%
200887.2%74.5%78.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.4%88.3%85.6%
200992.7%86.5%84.7%
200889.4%86.2%84.4%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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