H. Dewayne Whittington Primary (Closed 2007)

H. Dewayne Whittington Primary served 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 49% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
36%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
51%
34%
This chart display the percentage of White students in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.60
This chart display the diversity score of H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in H. Dewayne Whittington Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend H. Dewayne Whittington Primary?
293 students attend H. Dewayne Whittington Primary.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of H. Dewayne Whittington Primary students are White, 36% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of H. Dewayne Whittington Primary?
H. Dewayne Whittington Primary has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does H. Dewayne Whittington Primary offer ?
H. Dewayne Whittington Primary offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2
What school district is H. Dewayne Whittington Primary part of?
H. Dewayne Whittington Primary is part of Somerset County Public Schools School District.

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