Whittier Elementary



Whittier Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittier Elementary Students by Grade
PK 54
K 64
1 63
2 75
3 65
4 73
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittier Elementary is a public elementary school located in Pleasant Prairie, WI in the Kenosha School District. It enrolls 444 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whittier Elementary is the 344th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 27,051st largest nationally. It has 24.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 444
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,051st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 344th out of 1,185
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,157th out of 1,182
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 861st out of 1,182

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Whittier Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 243
(55%)
8,342
(51%)
 Female 201
(45%)
7,985
(49%)

Whittier Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 349
(79%)
8,608
(53%)
 Hispanic 51
(11%)
4,271
(26%)
 Black 28
(6%)
2,496
(15%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
676
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
229
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
32
(0%)

Whittier Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 298
(67%)
7,542
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 129
(29%)
7,900
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(4%)
885
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,181 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Whittier Elementary is ranked 569th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whittier Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.9%) is lower than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Whittier Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 540
2006 555
2007 511
2008 571
2009 560
2010 517
2011 483
2012 444

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 16.1
2007 14.2
2008 14.6
2009 14.6
2010 15.2
2011 21.5
2012 24.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12037037037037
2006 0.16576576576577
2007 0.19178082191781
2008 0.23642732049037
2009 0.25535714285714
2010 0.27272727272727
2011 0.28364389233954
2012 0.32882882882883

Compare Whittier Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,470.0% 24.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.9%
 
State Average 44.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whittier Elementary
Pleasant Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 444 24.7:1  
Lance Middle School
Kenosha, WI
Public 06 - 08 1,059 19.3:1 1 miles
Jeffery Elementary
Kenosha, WI
Public PK - 05 335 19.1:1 1 miles
Vernon Elementary
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Public PK - 05 382 15.6:1 2 miles
Roosevelt Elementary
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Public PK - 05 442 19.2:1 2 miles
Brompton School
Kenosha, WI
Public PK - 08 199 18.8:1 2 miles
Stocker Elementary
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Public PK - 05 512 17.1:1 2 miles
Forest Park Elementary
Kenosha, WI
Public PK - 05 472 18.2:1 2 miles
St Joseph Catholic Academy
Kenosha, WI
Private PK - 12 852 15:1 3 miles
Kenosha Montessori School
Kenosha, WI
Private PK - 06 98 26:1 3 miles
Bethany Lutheran
Kenosha, WI
Private KG - 08 88 16:1 3 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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