West Elementary School

304 West Imogene St, Arcadia, FL 34266 | (863) 494-3155
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 975
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 304 W Imogene St, Arcadia, FL 34266
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Desoto County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,758
  • Graduation Rate: 54.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.6
  • Enrolled Students: 4,988

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 975
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 472 (48.4%)
  • Females: 480 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 131 (13.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 574 (58.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 705 (72.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black13413.7%
Asian10.1%
Hispanic29129.8%
White52653.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten16216.6%
1st Grade17618.1%
2nd Grade16216.6%
3rd Grade17217.6%
4th Grade17417.8%
5th Grade12913.2%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
90.0%
District:
81.8%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
0.5%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
1.0%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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