Katherine Edwards Middle School



Katherine Edwards Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Katherine Edwards Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 44
7 259
8 323
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Katherine Edwards Middle School is a public elementary school located in Whittier, CA in the Whittier City Elementary School District. It enrolls 626 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 626
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.19

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Katherine Edwards Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 349
(56%)
3,035
(52%)
 Female 277
(44%)
2,797
(48%)

Katherine Edwards Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 599
(96%)
5,296
(91%)
 White 16
(3%)
230
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
224
(4%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
28
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Katherine Edwards Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 358
(57%)
3,493
(60%)
 Not Eligible 192
(31%)
1,698
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(12%)
641
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Katherine Edwards Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.3%) 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.

Katherine Edwards Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1048
2006 991
2007 951
2008 1014
2009 949
2010 919
2011 891
2012 626

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.8
2006 23
2007 19.8
2008 24.7
2009 23.3
2010 N/A
2011 24.7
2012 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54103053435115
2006 0.22805247225025
2007 0.75499474237645
2008 0.70710059171598
2009 0.75447839831401
2010 0.63873775843308
2011 0.49046015712682
2012 0.69329073482428

Compare Katherine Edwards Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 69.3%
 

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Katherine Edwards Middle School
Whittier, CA
Public 06 - 08 626 17.8:1  
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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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