Whiting High School

  • Whiting High School serves 434 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Whiting High School's student population of 434 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whiting High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whiting High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1282 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
64%
12%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
32%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whiting High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.490.29
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Graduation Rate75-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whiting High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name City of Whiting School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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