Whittier K-12



Whittier K-12 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier K-12 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 5
1 3
2 2
3 3
4 2
5 4
6 3
7 3
8 3
9 4
10 8
11 3
12 7

Whittier K-12 is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 50 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier K-12 is the 5,968th largest public school in California and the 54,605th largest nationally. It has 4.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 50
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,605th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,968th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 25th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,187th out of 6,159

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Whittier K-12 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 37
(74%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 13
(26%)
45,196
(49%)

Whittier K-12 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 23
(46%)
43,636
(47%)
 Black 11
(22%)
9,386
(10%)
 White 10
(20%)
21,189
(23%)
 Asian 6
(12%)
12,272
(13%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
5,395
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
559
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
242
(0%)

Whittier K-12 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(54%)
52,873
(57%)
 Not Eligible 16
(32%)
31,721
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(14%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Whittier K-12 is ranked 5,548th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier K-12 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.0%) 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.

Whittier K-12 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 354
2006 341
2007 407
2008 355
2009 224
2010 189
2011 141
2012 50

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 5.4
2007 4.8
2008 5.5
2009 5.7
2010 N/A
2011 2.9
2012 4.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49435028248588
2006 0.59237536656891
2007 0.67813267813268
2008 0.79718309859155
2009 0.55803571428571
2010 0.72486772486772
2011 0.97872340425532
2012 0.68

Compare Whittier K-12 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
420.0% 4.2:1
 
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 68.0%
 

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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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