Whitney Young School

Serves grades 3 - 12

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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
17900 Harvard Ave
Cleveland, OH 44128
Phone
(216) 283-5220
District
CLEVELAND MUNICIPAL
County
CUYAHOGA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
246
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Ohio

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.9% of OH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Whitney Young School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 70
Proficiency in Reading 84 65
Proficiency in Math 84 76

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 67
Proficiency in Reading 55 70
Proficiency in Math 33 65

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 62
Proficiency in Reading 76 62
Proficiency in Math 82 62

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 59
Proficiency in Reading 79 61
Proficiency in Math 87 58

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 54
Proficiency in Reading 50 52
Proficiency in Math 82.6 57

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 53
Proficiency in Reading 59 59
Proficiency in Math 34 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.00
AVG FOR STATE 17.23
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 2 4 1.6%
Grade 3 11 4.5%
Grade 4 18 7.3%
Grade 5 20 8.1%
Grade 6 21 8.5%
Grade 7 27 11.0%
Grade 8 31 12.6%
Grade 9 32 13.0%
Grade 10 33 13.4%
Grade 11 33 13.4%
Grade 12 16 6.5%
Total 246 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.4% 15.8% 75.0%
Black 99.2% 66.7% 17.2%
Hispanic 0.0% 16.0% 5.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.3% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 92.3% 79.2% 44.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 92.3% 79.2% 40.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 391,158 11,658,609
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,941.5 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.7% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 167,748 4,633,145
Single Parent Households With Children 19.3% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 78.4% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 27.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.5% 8.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.7% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.2% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.2% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 19.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.3% 15.8%
$15,000 or less 30.9% 12.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,063 $345,744,387 39.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $34,410,398 4.0%
Staff $822 $31,358,478 3.6%
General Administration $285 $10,872,465 1.3%
School Administration $752 $28,688,048 3.3%
Operation $1,541 $58,787,609 6.8%
Transportation $583 $22,240,867 2.6%
Other $805 $30,709,945 3.5%
Total Support $5,692 $217,144,108 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,937 $302,788,613 35.0%
Total Expenditures $22,692 $865,677,108 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,105 $10,464,956,060 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,049,063,388 4.9%
Staff $386 $662,071,983 3.1%
General Administration $290 $497,065,689 2.3%
School Administration $602 $1,032,093,195 4.9%
Operation $977 $1,674,022,719 7.9%
Transportation $539 $924,816,803 4.4%
Other $460 $787,998,736 3.7%
Total Support $3,866 $6,627,068,792 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,416 $4,141,892,504 19.5%
Total Expenditures $12,387 $21,233,958,755 100.0%
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%