East Whittier Middle School

  • East Whittier Middle School serves 1,235 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • East Whittier Middle School's student population of 1,235 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Whittier Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Whittier Middle School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3273 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
89%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
9%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Whittier Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.200.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Whittier Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Whittier City Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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