Whitehead Road Elementary School



Whitehead Road Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitehead Road Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 81
K 127
1 102
2 102
3 95
4 95
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whitehead Road Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Athens, GA in the Clarke County School District. It enrolls 715 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whitehead Road Elementary School is the 398th largest public school in Georgia and the 6,990th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 715
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,990th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 398th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 318th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 252nd out of 1,342

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Whitehead Road Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 363
(51%)
5,092
(53%)
 Female 352
(49%)
4,558
(47%)

Whitehead Road Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 284
(40%)
4,908
(51%)
 Hispanic 284
(40%)
2,302
(24%)
 White 102
(14%)
1,843
(19%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
369
(4%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
211
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Whitehead Road Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 571
(80%)
7,481
(78%)
 Not Eligible 90
(13%)
1,636
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(8%)
533
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Whitehead Road Elementary School is ranked 154th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitehead Road Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Whitehead Road Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 464
2006 495
2007 530
2008 526
2009 640
2010 665
2011 688
2012 715

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 13.8
2007 13.8
2008 14
2009 13.3
2010 13.9
2011 14.4
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86637931034483
2006 0.86868686868687
2007 0.86981132075472
2008 0.86501901140684
2009 0.8625
2010 0.85563909774436
2011 0.87209302325581
2012 0.87412587412587

Compare Whitehead Road Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 87.4%
 

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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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