Myron D. Witter Elementary School

Tel: (760)344-0750
Grades: KG-3

749 students

Myron D. Witter Elementary School serves 749 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Myron D. Witter Elementary School operates within the Brawley Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 749 students
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Myron D. Witter Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 22:1
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
90%
52%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Black (2001-2012)
White
7%
26%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Myron D. Witter Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Myron D. Witter 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.
0.19 0.64
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Myron D. Witter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Brawley Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 3,725 1,577
District Total Revenue $34 MM $19 MM
Brawley Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,185 $11,099
District Spending / Student $8,515 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Phil D. Swing Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brawley Barbara Worth Junior High School
    385 D St
    Brawley , CA , 92227
    (760)344-2153
    0.6  mi  |  823  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Brawley Brawley High School
    480 North Imperial Ave
    Brawley , CA , 92227
    (760)312-6073
    0.7  mi  |  1622  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brawley Phil D. Swing Elementary School
    245 West A St
    Brawley , CA , 92227
    (760)344-3350
    0.8  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Brawley Miguel Hidalgo Elementary School
    615 South Cesar Chavez St
    Brawley , CA , 92227
    (760)344-0431
    0.8  mi  |  643  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Brawley Desert Valley High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    104 West Magnolia
    Brawley , CA , 92227
    (760)312-5100
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Brawley, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.20, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Brawley is Mulberry Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.