Whaley Middle School



Whaley Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whaley Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 296
7 287
8 269
9 1
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whaley Middle School is a public elementary school located in Compton, CA in the Compton Unf School District. It enrolls 854 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 25.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 854
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.01

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Whaley Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 435
(51%)
9,661
(51%)
 Female 419
(49%)
9,112
(49%)

Whaley Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 772
(90%)
14,808
(79%)
 Black 75
(9%)
3,658
(19%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
127
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
53
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
70
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Whaley Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 692
(81%)
12,480
(66%)
 Not Eligible 93
(11%)
5,308
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(8%)
985
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Whaley Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Whaley Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1215
2006 1134
2007 1089
2008 1039
2009 950
2010 835
2011 875
2012 854

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.3
2006 22.2
2007 23.2
2008 23.1
2009 19.8
2010 N/A
2011 23
2012 25.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0065843621399
2006 1.0044091710758
2007 0.84664830119376
2008 0.91049085659288
2009 0.78631578947368
2010 0.83592814371257
2011 0.55885714285714
2012 0.89110070257611

Compare Whaley Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,510.0% 25.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 89.1%
 

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Public 06 - 08 854 25.1:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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