Whittier School



Whittier School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 58
1 42
2 41
3 52
4 56
5 33
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier School is a public elementary school located in Bozeman, MT in the Bozeman Elementary School District. It enrolls 283 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier School is the 123rd largest public school in Montana and the 43,039th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 283
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,039th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 123rd out of 426
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 378th out of 425
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 152nd out of 425

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Whittier School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 142
(50%)
2,252
(50%)
 Male 141
(50%)
2,276
(50%)

Whittier School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 229
(81%)
3,996
(88%)
 Two or More 26
(9%)
121
(3%)
 Hispanic 22
(8%)
205
(5%)
 Black 3
(1%)
46
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
79
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
77
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Whittier School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 140
(49%)
3,556
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(49%)
941
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(2%)
31
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 316 ranked schools in Montana, Whittier School is ranked 112th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.2%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 261
2006 267
2007 332
2008 403
2009 244
2010 241
2011 268
2012 276
2013 241
2014 242
2015 283

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 16.3
2007 15.7
2008 14.3
2009 12.2
2010 14.3
2011 13.8
2012 14.8
2013 14.7
2014 15.8
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4904214559387
2006 0.45692883895131
2007 0.46686746987952
2008 0.44168734491315
2009 0.52049180327869
2010 0.46473029045643
2011 0.51492537313433
2012 0.44565217391304
2013 0.46887966804979
2014 0.50413223140496
2015 0.50530035335689

Compare Whittier School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,371.6% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.5%
 
State Average 51.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 283 17.3:1  
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Public 06 - 08 767 15.5:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 440 18.3:1 3 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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