Whitman Elementary School

1840 9th Avenue
Lewiston, ID 83501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Whitman Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Whitman Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Whitman Elementary School's student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Whitman Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Whitman Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#395 out of 682 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
88%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewiston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Whitman Elementary School is Jenifer Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Childrens Home (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lewiston Jenifer Junior High School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 573 students
    0.3 miles
    1213 16th St
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208) 748-3300
    0.3 7-9 573
  • Lewiston Lewiston High School Math: 40% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,013 student
    0.5 miles
    1114 9th Avenue
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208) 748-3100
    0.5 9-12 1,013
  • Lewiston Northwest Childrens Home Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
    0.5 miles
    602 13th Street Box 1288
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208) 746-8206
    0.5 PK-12 14
  • Lewiston Mcsorley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    2020 15th Street
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208) 748-3650
    0.8 K-6 323
  • Lewiston Webster Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    1409 8th Street
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208) 748-3800
    0.8 K-6 323

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