School City Of Whiting School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 738 students in School City Of Whiting School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in School City Of Whiting School District are Nathan Hale Elementary School and Whiting Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in School City Of Whiting School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSchool City Of Whiting School District
School District Websitehttp://www.whiting.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(219) 659-0656
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools2 Schools1,426 Schools
# of Students738 Students684,243 Students
# of Teachers37 Teachers38,808 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Comparison

School City Of Whiting School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 354 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#304 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School City Of Whiting  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
62%
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.420.52
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,275 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students2 Students16,557 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students542 Students84,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
73%
12%
# of Black Students21 Students86,712 Students
% Black Students
3%
13%
# of White Students154 Students459,629 Students
% White Students
21%
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a566 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students19 Students35,159 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4913,682
# of Students in Kindergarten:6375,937
# of Students in 1st Grade:6676,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7276,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7078,512
# of Students in 4th Grade:7679,914
# of Students in 5th Grade:8179,805
# of Students in 6th Grade:8779,025
# of Students in 7th Grade:8852,193
# of Students in 8th Grade:8652,811
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 4,052
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 4,729
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 5,320
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 5,405
# of Ungraded Students: - 284

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,911 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,104 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$13 MM$16 MM
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Spending$13 MM$15 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,911$11,838
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Revenue / Student$11,104$10,933
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School City Of Whiting School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Nathan Hale Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1831 Oliver St
    Whiting, IN 46394
    (219) 659-0738

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Whiting Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1800 New York Ave
    Whiting, IN 46394
    (219) 473-1344

    Grades: 6-8 | 261 students
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