Westwego Elementary School

537 Ave D, Westwego, LA 70094 | (504) 341-1451
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 426
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 537 Avenue D, Westwego, LA 70094
  • Principal or Admin: Londa Foster
  • Fax: (504) 341-4087
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: 426
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 232 (54.5%)
  • Females: 194 (45.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 387 (90.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 401 (94.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westwego Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian81.9%
Black27965.5%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic112.6%
White12529.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westwego Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten388.9%
Kindergarten5813.6%
1st Grade8520.0%
2nd Grade6715.7%
3rd Grade4610.8%
4th Grade8119.0%
5th Grade5112.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 63%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,116
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Westwego Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,52117%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,23583%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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