Whittier Elementary School (Closed 2008)

Whittier Elementary School serves 283 students in grades Kindergarten-5. 
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 3% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
283 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Whittier Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
97%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whittier Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Whittier Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Whittier Elementary School?
283 students attend Whittier Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Whittier Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Whittier Elementary School?
Whittier Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Whittier Elementary School offer ?
Whittier Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Whittier Elementary School part of?
Whittier Elementary School is part of Royal Oak Schools School District.

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