Whittier Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
1310 2nd Ave S
Clinton, IA 52732
Phone
(563) 243-3230
District
CLINTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CLINTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
377
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

9

(10 is best)

Better than 81.4% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Whittier Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 76
Proficiency in Reading 75 75
Proficiency in Math 94 78

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 77
Proficiency in Reading 88 75
Proficiency in Math 88 78

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 75
Proficiency in Reading 88 76
Proficiency in Math 84 75

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.42
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.99
AVG FOR STATE 14.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 63 16.7%
Grade 1 70 18.6%
Grade 2 54 14.3%
Grade 3 51 13.5%
Grade 4 77 20.4%
Grade 5 62 16.4%
Total 377 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.3% 82.5% 80.6%
Black 4.0% 8.2% 5.9%
Hispanic 4.3% 8.4% 10.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.6% 2.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.1% 62.6% 40.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.5% 54.3% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 8.3% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,225 3,145,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 777.4 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.4% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.1% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.0% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 19.4% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,795 1,251,587
Single Parent Households With Children 11.7% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.7% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.9% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.5% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.0% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.0% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 14.8% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,051 $25,031,050 40.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $703 $2,495,650 4.0%
Staff $378 $1,341,900 2.2%
General Administration $193 $685,150 1.1%
School Administration $717 $2,545,350 4.1%
Operation $1,362 $4,835,100 7.8%
Transportation $374 $1,327,700 2.1%
Other $450 $1,597,500 2.6%
Total Support $4,177 $14,828,350 23.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,301 $22,368,550 35.9%
Total Expenditures $17,529 $62,227,950 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,373 $3,237,499,339 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $335 $170,410,884 2.7%
Staff $348 $176,608,614 2.8%
General Administration $243 $123,294,577 2.0%
School Administration $564 $286,391,365 4.6%
Operation $920 $467,427,951 7.5%
Transportation $400 $202,963,870 3.3%
Other $261 $132,578,395 2.1%
Total Support $3,070 $1,559,742,623 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,771 $1,407,576,027 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,214 $6,204,814,931 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%