Whitman Post Elementary School

Whitman Post Elementary School serves 482 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Whitman Post Elementary School operates within the Rockton 140 School District.

Overview

The student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 482 students
Whitman Post Elementary School Total Students (1996-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Whitman Post Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2013)
Students by Grade Whitman Post Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 13:1 13:1
Whitman Post Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2013)
Asian
2%
4%
Whitman Post Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2013)
Hispanic
6%
24%
Whitman Post Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
3%
19%
Whitman Post Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
White
88%
50%
Whitman Post Elementary School White Students (1996-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Whitman Post Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Whitman Post Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.22 0.30
Whitman Post Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2013)
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.
21%
45%
Whitman Post 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.
3%
6%
Whitman Post Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,516 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,456 is less than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,467 is less than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Rockton 140 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,516 932
Rockton   140 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $10 MM
Rockton   140 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $10 MM
Rockton   140 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,456 $10,546
Rockton   140 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,467 $10,416
Rockton   140 School District 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 Hononegah High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stephen Mack Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rockton Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RocktonRockton Elementary School
    1050 East Union St
    RocktonIL 61072
    (815)624-8585
    0 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 485 students                      
  • RocktonHononegah High School
    307 Salem St
    RocktonIL 61072
    (815)624-5005
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2115 students                      
  • South BeloitSouth Beloit Senior High School
    245 Prairie Hill Rd
    South BeloitIL 61080
    (815)389-9004
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 270 students                      
  • RocktonStephen Mack Middle School
    11810 Old River Rd
    RocktonIL 61072
    (815)624-2611
    1.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 549 students                      
  • South BeloitBlackhawk Elementary School
    840 Blackhawk Blvd
    South BeloitIL 61080
    (815)389-4001
    2.3 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 144 students                      

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