Whittier Elementary School (Closed 2010)

  • Whittier Elementary School served 173 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students173 students
This chart display total students of Whittier Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Whittier Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Whittier Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian (08-09)
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Whittier Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian (08-09)
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic (08-09)
20%
28%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black (08-09)
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White (08-09)
71%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whittier Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian (08-09)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (08-09)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score0.480.60
This chart display the diversity score of Whittier Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
34%
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 Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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 Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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  • Colorado Springs West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 292 students
    1.0 miles
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  • Colorado Springs Holmes Middle School
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    1.1 miles
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    (719) 328-3800
    1.1 6-8 660
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