Myron D. Witter Elementary School

Myron D. Witter Elementary School serves 950 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Myron D. Witter Elementary School operates within the Brawley Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 950 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 950 students
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Myron D. Witter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Myron D. Witter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1 25:1
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Hispanic
93%
53%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
7%
25%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School White Students (2002-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.65
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
49%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Brawley Elementary School District's student population of 4,001 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,996 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,007 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brawley Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 4,001 1,757
Brawley Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $17 MM
Brawley Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $30 MM $18 MM
Brawley Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $7,996 $10,238
Brawley Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,007 $10,739
Brawley Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Brawley High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barbara Worth Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Miguel Hidalgo Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • BrawleyBarbara Worth Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 487 students
    0.6 miles
    385 D St
    BrawleyCA 92227
    (760)344-2153
    0.67-8487
  • BrawleyBrawley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1693 students
    0.7 miles
    480 North Imperial Ave
    BrawleyCA 92227
    (760)312-6073
    0.79-121693
  • BrawleyDesert Valley High (Continuation School)Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    0.8 miles
    104 West Magnolia
    BrawleyCA 92227
    (760)312-5100
    0.89-12174
  • BrawleyMiguel Hidalgo Elementary School
    Grades: KG-7 | 679 students
    0.8 miles
    615 South Cesar Chavez St
    BrawleyCA 92227
    (760)344-0431
    0.8KG-7679
  • BrawleyPhil D. Swing Elementary School
    Grades: KG-7 | 884 students
    0.8 miles
    245 West A St
    BrawleyCA 92227
    (760)344-3350
    0.8KG-7884

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