Frank C Whiteley Elementary School

  • Frank C Whiteley Elementary School serves 598 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Frank C Whiteley Elementary School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students598 students
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by GradeFrank C Whiteley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2015)
Asian
44%
5%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
10%
25%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
17%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
42%
49%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFrank C Whiteley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.630.67
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
18%
52%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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
2%
Frank C Whiteley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Palatine Ccsd 15 School District's student population of 12,727 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,805 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,017 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NamePalatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed12,727753
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$166 MM$11 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$155 MM$11 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,805$11,118
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,017$11,218
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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