West Central Elementary School

409 Lavender Dr Nw, Rome, GA 30165 | (706) 235-8836
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 657
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Rome City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,710
  • Graduation Rate: 60.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.6
  • Enrolled Students: 5,650

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 657
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 337 (51.3%)
  • Females: 320 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (6.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 577 (87.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 621 (94.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Central Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black19329.4%
Asian81.2%
Hispanic30546.4%
White12018.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Central Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten416.2%
Kindergarten10415.8%
1st Grade10315.7%
2nd Grade9714.8%
3rd Grade9714.8%
4th Grade9314.2%
5th Grade6910.5%
6th Grade538.1%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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3 reviews for West Central Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 27, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My grand-daughter, simply has high praise for each and everyone who she has involved in her learning...ALL AROUND THE BEST in all fields. Thank you for a job well done. I wish I could keep her enrolled @ West Central Elem. I can't put into words, the love placed with the teaching from all the staff...that i've seen for myself. Sincere dedication!!! God Bless
  • Reviewed by Student on February 09, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i just wanted to stop thank you Dr. Meritt for everything

    sincerley, briana jones
  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 05, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • it a great school and they need to keep up the good work they really are concerned about the kids and want them to succeed.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that West Central Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CRCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

CRCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 1 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201079.2%75.8%86.1%
 
Math Test
201081.2%81.7%85.3%
 
Reading Test
201086.1%87.7%92.4%
 

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201087.5%80.7%85.5%
 
Math Test
201085.4%83.1%86.6%
 
Reading Test
201084.4%85.5%91.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201079.6%86.9%87.6%
 
Math Test
201074.5%79.4%79.7%
 
Reading Test
201079.6%87.1%90.4%
 
Science Test
201054.1%71.9%80.4%
 
Social Studies Test
201067.4%75.2%79.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201090.4%92.9%87.7%
 
Math Test
201084.7%82.9%77.1%
 
Reading Test
201091.7%91.3%89.2%
 
Science Test
201072.6%76.5%79.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201054.2%70.7%73.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.4%94.6%91.8%
 
Math Test
201076.8%84.6%81.8%
 
Reading Test
201089.9%92.3%89.6%
 
Science Test
201058.0%80.7%77.4%
 
Social Studies Test
201066.7%78.9%71.4%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201096.2%92.8%91.7%
 
Math Test
201076.9%78.3%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201098.1%91.2%91.0%
 
Science Test
201063.5%61.8%70.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201059.6%57.5%64.4%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2009-2010

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