Whiting Middle School



Whiting Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whiting Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 84
7 82
8 80
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whiting Middle School is a public elementary school located in Whiting, IN in the Whiting School City School District. It enrolls 246 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 246
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 16

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Whiting Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 130
(53%)
364
(51%)
 Female 116
(47%)
351
(49%)

Whiting Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 126
(51%)
417
(58%)
 White 102
(41%)
233
(33%)
 Two or More 13
(5%)
47
(7%)
 Black 5
(2%)
13
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Whiting Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(58%)
410
(57%)
 Not Eligible 69
(28%)
225
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(14%)
80
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Whiting Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.0%) is higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Whiting Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 198
2006 198
2007 200
2008 179
2009 203
2010 231
2011 249
2012 246

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 N/A
2007 18.7
2008 17
2009 16.9
2010 20.4
2011 15.6
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59090909090909
2006 0.66666666666667
2007 0.675
2008 0.70391061452514
2009 0.80295566502463
2010 0.71428571428571
2011 0.73092369477912
2012 0.71951219512195

Compare Whiting Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 72.0%
 

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Public 06 - 08 246 15.4:1  
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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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