Whiting Lane School



Whiting Lane School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whiting Lane School Students by Grade
PK 102
K 64
1 61
2 79
3 84
4 77
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whiting Lane School is a public elementary school located in West Hartford, CT in the West Hartford School District. It enrolls 538 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whiting Lane School is the 118th largest public school in Connecticut and the 18,064th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 538
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.45

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Whiting Lane School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(54%)
3,585
(51%)
 Female 246
(46%)
3,385
(49%)

Whiting Lane School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 315
(59%)
4,296
(62%)
 Hispanic 96
(18%)
1,061
(15%)
 Black 60
(11%)
551
(8%)
 Asian 49
(9%)
803
(12%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
238
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

Whiting Lane School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 435
(81%)
5,639
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(17%)
1,033
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
298
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Whiting Lane School is ranked 313th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whiting Lane School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.1%) is lower than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Whiting Lane School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 666
2006 494
2007 504
2008 496
2009 505
2010 551
2011 553
2012 538

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 11.5
2007 11.7
2008 10
2009 11.7
2010 11.5
2011 11.7
2012 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12162162162162
2006 0.17206477732794
2007 0.16666666666667
2008 0.15927419354839
2009 0.16039603960396
2010 0.21778584392015
2011 0.21338155515371
2012 0.19144981412639

Compare Whiting Lane School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.1%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Whiting Lane School
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Public PK - 05 538 11.6:1  
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Public PK - 05 564 15.1:1 2 miles
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Private 02 - 12 117 6:1 2 miles
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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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