Frank C Whiteley Elementary School

Frank C Whiteley Elementary School serves 621 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

Overview

The student population of 621 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 621 students
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School American Indian (1997-2011)
Asian
37%
4%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Asian (1990-2013)
Hispanic
18%
24%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
2%
19%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Black (1990-2013)
White
40%
50%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School White (1990-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.68 0.30
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
8%
45%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
13%
6%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Palatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 12,913 932
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $147 MM $10 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $139 MM $10 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,832 $10,546
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,190 $10,416
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wm Fremd High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barrington Mdle Sch- Prairie Cmps Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hoffman EstatesThomas Jefferson Elementary School
    3805 Winston Dr
    Hoffman EstatesIL 60192
    (847)963-5400
    0.8 mi | 562 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • PalatineHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Marion Jordan Elementary School
    100 North Harrison Ave
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5500
    1.8 mi | 542 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PalatineHunting Ridge Elementary School
    1105 West Illinois Ave
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5300
    1.8 mi | 710 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • BarringtonBarrington Mdle Sch- Prairie Cmps Middle School
    40 East Dundee Rd
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (847)304-3990
    2.2 mi | 1148 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BarringtonEarly Learning Center
    40 East Dundee Rd
    BarringtonIL 60010
    (224)770-4300
    2.2 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK                      

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