South Whitley Elementary School



South Whitley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Whitley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 58
1 51
2 55
3 68
4 52
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Whitley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in South Whitley, IN in the Whitko Community School Corporation. It enrolls 351 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Whitley Elementary School is the 763rd largest public school in Indiana and the 36,559th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 351
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,559th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 763rd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 906th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 896th out of 1,125

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South Whitley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 185
(53%)
598
(52%)
 Female 166
(47%)
542
(48%)

South Whitley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 339
(97%)
1,092
(96%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
26
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Whitley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 196
(56%)
578
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(32%)
436
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(12%)
126
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, South Whitley Elementary School is ranked 766th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Whitley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

South Whitley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 464
2006 470
2007 428
2008 433
2009 393
2010 363
2011 349
2012 351

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 N/A
2007 19.9
2008 18
2009 18.6
2010 20.9
2011 19.4
2012 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23491379310345
2006 0.25531914893617
2007 0.30140186915888
2008 0.34180138568129
2009 0.40203562340967
2010 0.4297520661157
2011 0.43553008595989
2012 0.44159544159544

Compare South Whitley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.2%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Whitley Elementary School
South Whitley, IN
Public PK - 05 351 20.6:1  
Whitko Middle School
Larwill, IN
Public 06 - 08 398 15.9:1 7 miles
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Northwest Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 320 16.8:1 11 miles
Manchester Intermediate School
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Public KG - 12 279 20.2:1 13 miles
Coesse School
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Public KG - 05 281 14.8:1 13 miles
Huntington Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 185 14:1 16 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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