Whittier Elementary School

715 North Harvey Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302 | (708) 524-3080
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 427
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 715 N Harvey Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302
  • Principal or Admin: Carol Young
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 427
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 201 (47.1%)
  • Females: 177 (41.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (4.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 71 (16.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 92 (21.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whittier Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black10624.8%
Asian163.7%
Hispanic112.6%
White24457.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whittier Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten235.4%
Kindergarten6715.7%
1st Grade7317.1%
2nd Grade5813.6%
3rd Grade7517.6%
4th Grade7417.3%
5th Grade5713.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.1%
District:
95.7%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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