Whittier Elementary



Whittier Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 42
2 44
3 45
4 51
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier Elementary is a public elementary school located in Winfield, KS in the Winfield School District. It enrolls 271 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier Elementary is the 467th largest public school in Kansas and the 43,957th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 271
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,957th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 467th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 586th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 498th out of 706

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Whittier Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 137
(51%)
801
(48%)
 Male 134
(49%)
868
(52%)

Whittier Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 207
(76%)
1,202
(72%)
 Hispanic 29
(11%)
203
(12%)
 Two or More 16
(6%)
136
(8%)
 Asian 14
(5%)
65
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
32
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
17
(1%)

Whittier Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 118
(44%)
841
(50%)
 Not Eligible 109
(40%)
623
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(16%)
205
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Whittier Elementary is ranked 322nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Whittier Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 298
2006 270
2007 264
2008 264
2009 300
2010 305
2011 284
2012 293
2013 271
2014 278
2015 271

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 13.3
2007 15.4
2008 16
2009 16.7
2010 16.9
2011 14.7
2012 15
2013 13.2
2014 13.4
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5
2006 0.55555555555556
2007 0.51136363636364
2008 0.59469696969697
2009 0.61666666666667
2010 0.59016393442623
2011 0.63732394366197
2012 0.65529010238908
2013 0.61623616236162
2014 0.62589928057554
2015 0.59778597785978

Compare Whittier Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whittier Elementary
Winfield, KS
Public KG - 05 271 16.5:1  
Trinity Lutheran School
Winfield, KS
Private PK - 06 57 8:1 1 miles
Holy Name Catholic School
Winfield, KS
Private PK - 06 69 15:1 1 miles
Winfield Middle School
Winfield, KS
Public 06 - 08 506 13.4:1 1 miles
Irving Elementary
Winfield, KS
Public KG - 05 331 15.8:1 1 miles
Lowell Elementary
Winfield, KS
Public KG - 05 249 16.6:1 2 miles
Country View Elementary
Winfield, KS
Public KG - 05 137 15.4:1 6 miles
Oxford Elementary
Oxford, KS
Public PK - 06 173 13:1 11 miles
Adams Elementary
Arkansas City, KS
Public PK - 05 260 14.6:1 12 miles
Arkansas City Middle School
Arkansas City, KS
Public 06 - 08 605 13.2:1 12 miles
Jefferson Elementary
Arkansas City, KS
Public PK - 05 257 16.5:1 12 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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