Whittier Area Community Day

Tel: (562)692-6125
  • Whittier Area Community Day serves 20 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Whittier Area Community Day operates within the Whittier City Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 20 students has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students20 students
Whittier Area Community Day Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender %Whittier Area Community Day Gender
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Whittier Area Community Day Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by GradeWhittier Area Community Day Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:124:1
Whittier Area Community Day Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
Hispanic
80%
54%
Whittier Area Community Day Black Students (2011-2015)
White
n/a
24%
Whittier Area Community Day White Students (2011-2013)
Two or more races
20%
3%
Whittier Area Community Day Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWhittier Area Community Day All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.320.41
Whittier Area Community Day Diversity Score (2011-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
50%
Whittier Area Community Day Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
9%
Whittier Area Community Day Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whittier City Elementary School District's student population of 6,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,956 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,787 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameWhittier City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed6,1031,597
Whittier City Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$55 MM$18 MM
Whittier City Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$54 MM$18 MM
Whittier City Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,956$10,966
Whittier City Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,787$11,255
Whittier City Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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