Whittier Elementary School



Whittier Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 75
2 56
3 36
4 57
5 58
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Clinton, IA in the Clinton Community School District. It enrolls 345 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier Elementary School is the 314th largest public school in Iowa and the 37,135th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 345
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,135th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 314th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 95th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 188th out of 723

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Whittier Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 178
(52%)
1,236
(48%)
 Male 167
(48%)
1,314
(52%)

Whittier Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 276
(80%)
1,982
(78%)
 Two or More 28
(8%)
142
(6%)
 Black 23
(7%)
189
(7%)
 Hispanic 16
(5%)
224
(9%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Whittier Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 210
(61%)
1,003
(39%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 112
(32%)
1,360
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(7%)
187
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Whittier Elementary School is ranked 293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Whittier Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 433
2006 433
2007 418
2008 419
2009 417
2010 409
2011 416
2012 345

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.1
2007 12.5
2008 12
2009 12.6
2010 12.3
2011 12.5
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34642032332564
2006 0.37644341801386
2007 0.35885167464115
2008 0.34128878281623
2009 0.45803357314149
2010 0.45232273838631
2011 0.45913461538462
2012 0.39130434782609

Compare Whittier Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.1%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whittier Elementary School
Clinton, IA
Public KG - 05 345 11.8:1  
Jefferson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 410 10.9:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 442 11.1:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 525 13.5:1 3 miles
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Public 06 - 08 395 15.2:1 3 miles
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Private KG - 06 53 12:1 4 miles
River Bend Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 241 16.8:1 4 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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