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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Whiting Community School District, serving 211 students. Whiting Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Public schools in Whiting Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Whiting Community School District are Whiting Elementary School and Whiting Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameWhiting Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.whitingcsd.org
School District Phone Number(712) 455-2468
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools2 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students211 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers23 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1

District Comparison

Whiting Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#197 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Whiting Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whiting Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whiting Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Whiting Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.200.41
# of American Indian Students4 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a12,683 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students12 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
11%
# of Black Students3 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students189 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
90%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1122,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:1338,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:1634,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1536,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1236,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:937,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:1737,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:1737,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:2637,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:1336,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:1837,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:1237,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:1836,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:1436,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $15,611 is higher than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,360 is higher than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$3 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Whiting Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$3 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Whiting Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,611$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Whiting Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,360$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Whiting Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Whiting Community School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Whiting Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    606 West St
    Whiting, IA 51063
    (712) 455-2468

    Grades: PK-6 | 110 students
  • Whiting Senior High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    606 West St
    Whiting, IA 51063
    (712) 455-2468

    Grades: 7-12 | 101 students
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