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Westwood Elementary School Overview

Westwood Elementary School is a part of the Portland Public Schools school district in Portland, Michigan. As of our last data update the school employs 22.40 full-time teachers. There are 458 students of which 126 receive a free lunch and 34 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

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General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Portland Public Schools
Phone Number: 517-647-2989
School ID: 262912006500
Full-time Teachers: 22.40
Total Students: 458
Eligible for Free Lunch: 126
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34


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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 20.45 students per full-time teacher compared to the Michigan average of 18.55 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Westwood Elementary School Values
Legend mark for state points - Michigan Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.

Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) 2014 Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
03MathAll Students< 5%48.50%25.00%22.10%
03MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%44.30%27.90%24.60%
03MathMale< 5%51.40%22.90%22.90%
03MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%48.80%24.40%22.00%
03ReadingAll Students14.00%64.70%16.20%5.10%
03ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged13.10%60.70%16.40%9.80%
03ReadingFemale19.70%59.10%19.70%< 5%
03ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin15.00%62.20%17.30%5.50%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
04MathAll Students6.80%48.40%16.80%28.00%
04MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%39.70%12.70%42.90%
04MathFemale< 5%45.20%16.70%33.30%
04MathStudents with Disabilities7.10%7.10%< 5%85.70%
04MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin7.10%49.00%16.80%27.10%
04ReadingAll Students8.10%75.80%11.80%< 5%
04ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%71.40%14.30%11.10%
04ReadingFemale9.50%75.00%10.70%< 5%
04ReadingMale6.50%76.60%13.00%< 5%
04ReadingStudents with Disabilities< 5%42.90%35.70%21.40%
04ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin8.40%75.50%11.60%< 5%
04WritingAll Students13.00%46.00%38.50%< 5%
04WritingEconomically Disadvantaged9.50%41.30%46.00%< 5%
04WritingFemale15.50%54.80%27.40%< 5%
04WritingMale10.40%36.40%50.60%< 5%
04WritingStudents with Disabilities7.10%21.40%57.10%14.30%
04WritingWhite, not of Hispanic origin12.90%47.10%37.40%< 5%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
05MathAll Students< 5%47.00%21.50%26.80%
05MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%35.00%15.00%48.30%
05MathFemale< 5%44.30%30.40%22.80%
05MathStudents with Disabilities< 5%25.00%8.30%66.70%
05MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin5.00%47.50%20.60%27.00%
05ReadingAll Students24.80%65.10%6.70%< 5%
05ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged16.70%68.30%11.70%< 5%
05ReadingFemale25.30%67.10%6.30%< 5%
05ReadingStudents with Disabilities< 5%75.00%16.70%8.30%
05ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin23.40%66.70%7.10%< 5%
05ScienceAll Students16.70%21.30%35.30%26.70%
05ScienceEconomically Disadvantaged8.20%13.10%41.00%37.70%
05ScienceStudents with Disabilities< 5%23.10%30.80%46.20%
05ScienceWhite, not of Hispanic origin17.60%19.70%36.60%26.10%

Source: Michigan Department of Education -

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students95%48%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students93%81%
Math: All Female90-94%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female90-94%80-84%
Math: All Male>= 95%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male90-94%80-84%
Math: 3rd Grade>= 95%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade90-94%80-84%
Math: 4th Grade>= 95%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade>= 95%80-84%
Math: 5th Grade90-94%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade90-94%75-79%
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Ionia County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Ionia County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree



Compare to Nearby Schools:

Portland High School

1100 Ionia Rd Portland, MI 48875
Distance: ~0 miles

Oakwood Elementary School

500 Oak St Portland, MI 48875
Distance: ~1 miles

Portland Middle School

745 Storz St Portland, MI 48875
Distance: ~1 miles

Pewamo Westphalia Jr. Sr. High School

5101 South Clintonia Rd Westphalia, MI 48894
Distance: ~6 miles

Coon School

6679 South State Rd Ionia, MI 48846
Distance: ~8 miles

Twin Rivers Elementary School

435 Lou Lemke Ln Muir, MI 48860
Distance: ~8 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Portland District Library

334 Kent Street Portland, MI 48875
Distance: ~1 miles

Lyons Township District Library

240 East Bridge Street Lyons, MI 48851
Distance: ~7 miles

Mulliken District Library

135 Main Street Mulliken, MI 48861
Distance: ~8 miles

1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 -
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey