Whittier Primary School

1619 West Fredonia Ave, Peoria, IL 61606 | (309) 672-6569
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 456
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1619 W Fredonia Ave, Peoria, IL 61606
  • Principal or Admin: Sharon Desmoulin-Kherat
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Peoria School District 150
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,811
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 13,853

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 456
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 259 (56.8%)
  • Females: 193 (42.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 274 (60.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 319 (70.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whittier Primary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.7%
Black24353.3%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic112.4%
White19242.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whittier Primary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten347.5%
Kindergarten7516.4%
1st Grade9320.4%
2nd Grade9120.0%
3rd Grade8218.0%
4th Grade8117.8%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.3%
District:
92.4%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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