Mamie Whitesides Elementary



Mamie Whitesides Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mamie Whitesides Elementary Students by Grade
PK 59
K 107
1 112
2 96
3 111
4 104
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mamie Whitesides Elementary is a public elementary school located in Mount Pleasant, SC in the Charleston 01 School District. It enrolls 675 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mamie Whitesides Elementary is the 195th largest public school in South Carolina and the 9,192nd largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 675
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 42

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Mamie Whitesides Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 342
(51%)
17,949
(49%)
 Male 333
(49%)
18,856
(51%)

Mamie Whitesides Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 540
(80%)
16,856
(46%)
 Black 84
(12%)
14,892
(40%)
 Hispanic 26
(4%)
3,325
(9%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
1,055
(3%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
538
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
49
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
90
(0%)

Mamie Whitesides Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 528
(78%)
19,623
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 119
(18%)
15,966
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
1,216
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Mamie Whitesides Elementary is ranked 626th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mamie Whitesides Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

Mamie Whitesides Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 679
2006 643
2007 608
2008 593
2009 628
2010 650
2011 639
2012 657
2013 655
2014 694
2015 675

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 10.4
2007 15.4
2008 15
2009 17.4
2010 16.5
2011 16.3
2012 17
2013 16.9
2014 16.1
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24889543446244
2006 0.2099533437014
2007 0.21381578947368
2008 0.22765598650927
2009 0.31528662420382
2010 0.32923076923077
2011 0.30203442879499
2012 0.3013698630137
2013 0.28702290076336
2014 0.22046109510086
2015 0.21777777777778

Compare Mamie Whitesides Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mamie Whitesides Elementary
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public PK - 05 675 16.1:1  
Coastal Christian Preparatory School
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private PK - 12 210 6:1 1 miles
Christ Our King-Stella Maris School
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private PK - 08 577 11:1 1 miles
Mt. Pleasant Academy
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public PK - 05 568 17:1 2 miles
O'Quinn Schools of Porter-Gaud - Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private PK - KG 350 8:1 2 miles
Mt Pleasant Presbyterian Church Learning Center
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private PK - KG 203 27:1 2 miles
St Andrews Day School
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private PK - TK 200 28:1 2 miles
University School of the Lowcountry
Mount Pleasant, SC
Private 03 - 11 66 4:1 2 miles
Moultrie Middle School
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public 06 - 08 785 15.2:1 2 miles
James B. Edwards Elementary
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public PK - 05 662 17.3:1 2 miles
East Cooper Montessori Charter
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public PK - 08 285 14.8:1 2 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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