Whitehead Elementary School



Whitehead Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitehead Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 60
2 54
3 51
4 47
5 57
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whitehead Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Rockford, IL in the Rockford School District 205. It enrolls 342 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whitehead Elementary School is the 1,547th largest public school in Illinois and the 37,407th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 342
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,407th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,547th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,987th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,773rd out of 2,345

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Whitehead Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 183
(54%)
10,905
(51%)
 Female 159
(46%)
10,330
(49%)

Whitehead Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 144
(42%)
6,932
(33%)
 Black 92
(27%)
6,360
(30%)
 Hispanic 66
(19%)
5,623
(26%)
 Two or More 36
(11%)
1,474
(7%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
803
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Whitehead Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 268
(78%)
15,781
(74%)
 Not Eligible 48
(14%)
4,133
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(8%)
1,321
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Whitehead Elementary School is ranked 695th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitehead Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 382
2006 389
2007 373
2008 359
2009 302
2010 361
2011 344
2012 342

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 18.5
2007 18.6
2008 16.6
2009 15.1
2010 17.2
2011 19.1
2012 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65968586387435
2006 0.79434447300771
2007 0.81501340482574
2008 0.88022284122563
2009 0.90728476821192
2010 0.84764542936288
2011 0.84302325581395
2012 0.85964912280702

Compare Whitehead Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.0%
 

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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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