Whiting Lane School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
47 Whiting Ln.
West Hartford, CT 06119
Phone
(860) 233-8541
District
WEST HARTFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
396
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

9

(10 is best)

Better than 81.5% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Whiting Lane School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 53
Proficiency in Reading 78 55
Proficiency in Math 74 52

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.37
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.67
AVG FOR STATE 12.68
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 101 25.5%
Kindergarten 40 10.1%
Grade 1 29 7.3%
Grade 2 40 10.1%
Grade 3 60 15.2%
Grade 4 63 15.9%
Grade 5 63 15.9%
Total 396 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.1% 60.5% 56.5%
Black 11.2% 8.4% 13.2%
Hispanic 20.3% 19.0% 24.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.9% 11.9% 5.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.3% 21.0% 34.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.5% 17.5% 30.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 3.4% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,360 3,588,184
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,841.5 739
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.0% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.4% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 28.7%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,470 1,361,755
Single Parent Households With Children 7.6% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.5% 38.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.0% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.2% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.8% 14.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.9% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 7.5% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,597 $102,822,691 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,245 $12,080,235 5.9%
Staff $855 $8,296,065 4.1%
General Administration $182 $1,765,946 0.9%
School Administration $1,557 $15,107,571 7.4%
Operation $1,508 $14,632,124 7.2%
Transportation $822 $7,975,866 3.9%
Other $485 $4,705,955 2.3%
Total Support $6,656 $64,583,168 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,790 $36,774,370 18.0%
Total Expenditures $21,043 $204,180,229 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,031 $5,894,537,937 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,197 $639,653,047 5.8%
Staff $587 $313,640,423 2.9%
General Administration $413 $220,720,361 2.0%
School Administration $1,083 $578,570,934 5.3%
Operation $1,607 $858,657,889 7.8%
Transportation $921 $492,088,576 4.5%
Other $480 $256,462,544 2.3%
Total Support $6,287 $3,359,722,377 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,237 $1,729,571,900 15.7%
Total Expenditures $20,554 $10,983,888,036 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%