Whittier Elementary School



Whittier Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 65
2 60
3 60
4 60
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wheaton, IL in the Community Unit School District 200. It enrolls 376 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier Elementary School is the 1,348th largest public school in Illinois and the 34,045th largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 376
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,045th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,348th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 693rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 950th out of 2,345

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Whittier Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 188
(50%)
4,517
(51%)
 Female 188
(50%)
4,299
(49%)

Whittier Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(82%)
5,821
(66%)
 Black 26
(7%)
571
(6%)
 Asian 15
(4%)
506
(6%)
 Hispanic 14
(4%)
1,537
(17%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
363
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Whittier Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 330
(88%)
6,479
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 46
(12%)
1,994
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
343
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Whittier Elementary School is ranked 2,207th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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 474
2006 434
2007 419
2008 433
2009 418
2010 398
2011 413
2012 376

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 18.1
2007 18.2
2008 16.4
2009 17.8
2010 16.9
2011 17.1
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.056962025316456
2006 0.064516129032258
2007 0.062052505966587
2008 0.064665127020785
2009 0.10047846889952
2010 0.092964824120603
2011 0.14285714285714
2012 0.12234042553191

Compare Whittier Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whittier Elementary School
Wheaton, IL
Public KG - 05 376 12.3:1  
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Public 06 - 08 691 12.3:1 1 miles
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Lowell Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 434 11.3:1 1 miles
Franklin Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 766 11.6:1 1 miles
Longfellow Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 402 13.5:1 1 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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