Whidby Elementary



Whidby Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whidby Elementary Students by Grade
PK 87
K 81
1 112
2 100
3 91
4 86
5 74
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whidby Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 631 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whidby Elementary is the 1,670th largest public school in Texas and the 11,686th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.82
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,686th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,670th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,380th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,453rd out of 4,778

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Whidby Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 316
(50%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 315
(50%)
84,767
(51%)

Whidby Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 449
(71%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 115
(18%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 45
(7%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Whidby Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 528
(84%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 103
(16%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Whidby Elementary is ranked 983rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whidby Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.7%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Whidby Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 605
2006 566
2007 580
2008 577
2009 614
2010 482
2011 518
2012 483
2013 538
2014 593
2015 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 18.3
2007 18.7
2008 18.6
2009 18.1
2010 15.8
2011 17.9
2012 16.7
2013 16.3
2014 17.4
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83801652892562
2006 0.53886925795053
2007 0.57241379310345
2008 0.5892547660312
2009 0.55048859934853
2010 0.50622406639004
2011 0.3957528957529
2012 0.90683229813665
2013 0.9089219330855
2014 0.79258010118044
2015 0.83676703645008

Compare Whidby Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 83.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 631 18.1:1  
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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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