Whitman Elementary



Whitman Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitman Elementary Students by Grade
PK 43
K 44
1 47
2 45
3 35
4 33
5 32
6 32
7 31
8 40
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whitman Elementary is a public elementary school located in Milwaukee, WI in the Milwaukee School District. It enrolls 382 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whitman Elementary is the 525th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 33,926th largest nationally. It has 20.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 382
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,926th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 525th out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,120th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 835th out of 1,191

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Whitman Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 206
(54%)
30,716
(52%)
 Female 176
(46%)
28,316
(48%)

Whitman Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 142
(37%)
8,010
(14%)
 Hispanic 131
(34%)
15,098
(26%)
 Black 79
(21%)
30,930
(52%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
3,923
(7%)
 American Indian 10
(3%)
421
(1%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
599
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
51
(0%)

Whitman Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 285
(75%)
40,416
(68%)
 Not Eligible 97
(25%)
18,616
(32%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Whitman Elementary is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitman Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.8%. 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.

Whitman Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 371
2006 345
2007 343
2008 339
2009 309
2010 311
2011 286
2012 262
2013 249
2014 341
2015 382

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13.8
2007 15
2008 14.7
2009 17.6
2010 15.7
2011 27.2
2012 18.7
2013 15.9
2014 N/A
2015 20.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56603773584906
2006 0.58550724637681
2007 0.55102040816327
2008 0.59882005899705
2009 0.57605177993528
2010 0.72347266881029
2011 0.72377622377622
2012 0.74427480916031
2013 0.76305220883534
2014 0.7624633431085
2015 0.74607329842932

Compare Whitman Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.6%
 

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Public PK - 08 382 20.9:1  
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Private PK - 08 170 12:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 448 14:1 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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