Westwood Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Westwood Elementary School
Westwood Elementary School is an outstanding educational institution located in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community. Westwood Elementary School is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment where students can develop academically, socially, and emotionally. The school strives to create an atmosphere of collaboration, respect, and responsibility that encourages students to become lifelong learners.
Westwood Elementary School offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes core subjects such as math, science, social studies, and language arts, as well as a variety of electives. The school also provides a variety of extracurricular activities, such as sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs.
The staff of Westwood Elementary School is committed to creating an environment that is welcoming and inclusive of all students. The school is dedicated to providing a quality education to all students regardless of race, religion, gender, or socio-economic status. The staff works hard to ensure that every student feels safe and respected.
Westwood Elementary School is a wonderful place for students to learn and grow. The school offers a top-notch education, a supportive and welcoming environment, and a variety of extracurricular activities. Westwood Elementary School is truly a great place to be.
11629 Westwood School Rd
Coker, AL 35452
PreK – 4
Overview Westwood Elementary School
Westwood Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Westwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Westwood Elementary School
Westwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Westwood Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.