Matthew Whaley Elementary



Matthew Whaley Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 99
2 102
3 81
4 84
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Matthew Whaley Elementary is a public elementary school located in Williamsburg, VA in the Williamsburg-James City Public Schools. It enrolls 512 students in grades 1st through 12th. Matthew Whaley Elementary is the 634th largest public school in Virginia and the 20,781st largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 512
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,781st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 634th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 581st out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 624th out of 1,156

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Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 258
(50%)
3,803
(48%)
 Male 254
(50%)
4,089
(52%)

Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 251
(49%)
4,762
(60%)
 Hispanic 103
(20%)
910
(12%)
 Black 100
(20%)
1,377
(17%)
 Two or More 35
(7%)
586
(7%)
 Asian 18
(4%)
217
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)

Matthew Whaley Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 295
(58%)
5,196
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 200
(39%)
2,247
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
449
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Matthew Whaley Elementary is ranked 578th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Matthew Whaley Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Matthew Whaley Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 546
2006 565
2007 422
2008 438
2009 439
2010 427
2011 471
2012 472
2013 532
2014 521
2015 512

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 12.2
2007 13.8
2008 13.6
2009 12.7
2010 13.6
2011 16.4
2012 17.8
2013 18.1
2014 17.1
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25641025641026
2006 0.29026548672566
2007 0.33886255924171
2008 0.34474885844749
2009 0.40318906605923
2010 0.3536299765808
2011 0.40976645435244
2012 0.41101694915254
2013 0.40037593984962
2014 0.45489443378119
2015 0.423828125

Compare Matthew Whaley Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.4%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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