Whitman Elementary



Whitman Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitman Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 37
2 49
3 37
4 50
5 46
6 37
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whitman Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 301 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whitman Elementary is the 5,075th largest public school in California and the 41,134th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 301
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,134th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,075th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 238th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,543rd out of 6,159

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Whitman Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 163
(54%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 138
(46%)
45,196
(49%)

Whitman Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 169
(56%)
43,636
(47%)
 White 63
(21%)
21,189
(23%)
 Asian 32
(11%)
12,272
(13%)
 Two or More 21
(7%)
5,395
(6%)
 Black 15
(5%)
9,386
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
559
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
242
(0%)

Whitman Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 174
(58%)
52,873
(57%)
 Not Eligible 83
(28%)
31,721
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(15%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Whitman Elementary is ranked 3,616th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitman Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.4%) is slightly 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.

Whitman Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 370
2006 323
2007 349
2008 353
2009 336
2010 315
2011 306
2012 301

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 13.7
2007 13.7
2008 15
2009 14
2010 N/A
2011 11.8
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65945945945946
2006 0.76780185758514
2007 0.70773638968481
2008 0.73937677053824
2009 0.77678571428571
2010 0.8031746031746
2011 0.6437908496732
2012 0.72425249169435

Compare Whitman Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 72.4%
 

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Public KG - 06 301 13.1:1  
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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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