Matthew Whaley Elementary



Matthew Whaley Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 86
2 79
3 77
4 84
5 68
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 472 students in grades 1st through 12th. Matthew Whaley Elementary is the 710th largest public school in Virginia and the 24,202nd largest nationally. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 472
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,202nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 710th out of 1,162
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 745th out of 1,157
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 779th out of 1,157

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Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 244
(52%)
3,688
(48%)
 Male 228
(48%)
3,918
(52%)

Matthew Whaley Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 283
(60%)
4,757
(63%)
 Black 86
(18%)
1,372
(18%)
 Hispanic 71
(15%)
761
(10%)
 Two or More 19
(4%)
467
(6%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
200
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Matthew Whaley Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 278
(59%)
5,026
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 166
(35%)
2,121
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
459
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,154 ranked schools in Virginia, Matthew Whaley Elementary is ranked 620th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Matthew Whaley Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 42.6%. 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

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

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

Compare Matthew Whaley Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,436.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.1%
 
State Average 42.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 472 17.8:1  
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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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