Henry Whittemore Elementary School



Henry Whittemore Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Henry Whittemore Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 64
2 82
3 79
4 65
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Henry Whittemore Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waltham, MA in the Waltham School District. It enrolls 420 students in grades 1st through 12th. Henry Whittemore Elementary School is the 492nd largest public school in Massachusetts and the 30,052nd largest nationally. It has 10.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 420
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.83

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Henry Whittemore Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 226
(54%)
2,066
(53%)
 Female 194
(46%)
1,840
(47%)

Henry Whittemore Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 308
(73%)
1,424
(36%)
 White 70
(17%)
1,795
(46%)
 Black 28
(7%)
373
(10%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
205
(5%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
106
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Henry Whittemore Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Not Eligible N/A 3,906
(100%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Henry Whittemore Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 260
2006 241
2007 260
2008 278
2009 303
2010 321
2011 371
2012 431
2013 440
2014 431
2015 420

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.9
2006 8.3
2007 10.1
2008 9.8
2009 11.7
2010 11.6
2011 12.8
2012 11.4
2013 12
2014 10.9
2015 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51538461538462
2006 0.50622406639004
2007 0.49615384615385
2008 0.51079136690647
2009 0.42904290429043
2010 0.55451713395639
2011 0.62533692722372
2012 0.7215777262181
2013 0.72727272727273
2014 0.73317865429234
2015

Compare Henry Whittemore Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 420 10.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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