Whitney Elementary School



Whitney Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitney Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 83
2 78
3 77
4 63
5 56
6 50
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whitney Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boise, ID in the Boise Independent School District. It enrolls 498 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whitney Elementary School is the 107th largest public school in Idaho and the 21,705th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 498
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.08
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,705th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 107th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 147th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 63rd out of 391

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Whitney Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 259
(52%)
7,188
(49%)
 Male 239
(48%)
7,565
(51%)

Whitney Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 329
(66%)
11,484
(78%)
 Hispanic 138
(28%)
1,759
(12%)
 Black 13
(3%)
384
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
370
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
588
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
94
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
74
(1%)

Whitney Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 289
(58%)
5,772
(39%)
 Not Eligible 200
(40%)
8,335
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
646
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Whitney Elementary School is ranked 81st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitney Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Whitney Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 359
2007 367
2008 394
2009 418
2010 461
2011 498
2012 498

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 15.3
2007 15.7
2008 15.8
2009 16.1
2010 16.5
2011 17.2
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63185378590078
2006 0.67688022284123
2007 0.6866485013624
2008 0.66751269035533
2009 0.70334928229665
2010 0.72017353579176
2011 0.59638554216867
2012 0.59839357429719

Compare Whitney Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 59.8%
 

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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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