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Westside Elementary School

Public | PK-4 | 443 students

 

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Posted January 30, 2013

This school is amazing! My son is in 1st grade and has such a wonderful teacher. The staff is friendly and will help anyway they can. I definitely want all of my children to attend Westside.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 30, 2011

School is great and has helped my daughter with her reading. She has improved so much.
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Posted October 15, 2011

I was a student at Westside Elementary from Kindergarden through 4th Grade (2000-2005), and it was and still is a very safe school.


Posted February 14, 2010

Can't say enough great things about Westside. Staff has gone out of their way to accommodate my children and their needs. Very pleased.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 23, 2008

cabot westside schools or cabot school in general are all about the image of a great school. try having a child with a disability in the cabot school district.
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Posted August 18, 2007

Great school and wonderful caring staff. My granddaughters love this school which they have attended for two years. I would recommend this school to anyone.
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Posted August 17, 2007

This school is wonderful! I have had no problems with the teachers and my child loves the school and is very happy there.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 79% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
70%
Math

The state average for Math was 86% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
83%

2010

 
 
84%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 85% in 2013.

89 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
93%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
86%
Math

The state average for Math was 82% in 2013.

89 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
85%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 75% 64%
Hispanic 13% 10%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 1%
Black 4% 21%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63%N/A61%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1701 South Second St
Cabot, AR 72023
Phone: (501) 843-5719

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