West Gate Elementary School

1545 Loxahatchee Dr, West Palm Beach, FL 33409 | (561) 684-7100
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 792
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School Description

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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 792
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 394 (49.7%)
  • Females: 386 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (4.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 657 (83.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 694 (87.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Gate Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.8%
Black17221.7%
Asian60.8%
Hispanic50964.3%
White8711.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Gate Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten13416.9%
1st Grade14618.4%
2nd Grade12816.2%
3rd Grade14818.7%
4th Grade10413.1%
5th Grade13216.7%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
78.6%
District:
75.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.1%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
8.2%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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