Whittier Middle School - 08



Whittier Middle School - 08 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier Middle School - 08 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 329
7 324
8 296
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier Middle School - 08 is a public elementary school located in Sioux Falls, SD in the Sioux Falls School District 49-5. It enrolls 949 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 949
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.8

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Whittier Middle School - 08 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 502
(53%)
8,795
(52%)
 Female 447
(47%)
8,197
(48%)

Whittier Middle School - 08 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 540
(57%)
11,570
(68%)
 Black 158
(17%)
1,810
(11%)
 Hispanic 117
(12%)
1,518
(9%)
 American Indian 68
(7%)
958
(6%)
 Asian 42
(4%)
551
(3%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
572
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Whittier Middle School - 08 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 486
(51%)
7,137
(42%)
 Not Eligible 353
(37%)
8,581
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 110
(12%)
1,274
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Whittier Middle School - 08 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.8%) is higher than the state average of 43.5%. 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 Middle School - 08 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 991
2006 951
2007 913
2008 923
2009 949
2010 923
2011 929
2012 949

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 16
2007 15.3
2008 16
2009 16
2010 15.4
2011 15.5
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49142280524723
2006 0.49737118822292
2007 0.48521358159912
2008 0.52871072589382
2009 0.58377239199157
2010 0.56013001083424
2011 0.59849300322928
2012 0.62802950474183

Compare Whittier Middle School - 08 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 62.8%
 

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Public 06 - 08 949 15.9:1  
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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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