Whispering Pines Elementary School



Whispering Pines Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whispering Pines Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 114
1 129
2 153
3 99
4 130
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whispering Pines Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boca Raton, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 728 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whispering Pines Elementary School is the 683rd largest public school in Florida and the 6,465th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 728
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,465th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 683rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 798th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 562nd out of 2,205

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Whispering Pines Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 368
(51%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 360
(49%)
61,077
(49%)

Whispering Pines Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 439
(60%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 158
(22%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 51
(7%)
36,807
(29%)
 Asian 38
(5%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 32
(4%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
173
(0%)

Whispering Pines Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 478
(66%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 205
(28%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(6%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Whispering Pines Elementary School is ranked 1,562nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whispering Pines Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Whispering Pines Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 618
2006 578
2007 539
2008 525
2009 526
2010 570
2011 549
2012 728

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 14.1
2007 12.8
2008 10.6
2009 14.4
2010 13
2011 12.2
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27508090614887
2006 0.26989619377163
2007 0.30426716141002
2008 0.4
2009 0.40494296577947
2010 0.39298245614035
2011 0.38615664845173
2012 0.34340659340659

Compare Whispering Pines Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 728 13.7:1  
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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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