Whittier Elementary School

733 North Longmore, Mesa, AZ 85201 | (480) 472-0200
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 545
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 733 N Longmore, Mesa, AZ 85201
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,427
  • Graduation Rate: 73.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.4
  • Enrolled Students: 67,416

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 545
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 280 (51.4%)
  • Females: 265 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 65 (11.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 357 (65.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 422 (77.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whittier Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian8816.1%
Black122.2%
Asian71.3%
Hispanic28752.7%
White15127.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whittier Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7714.1%
1st Grade8515.6%
2nd Grade8215.0%
3rd Grade7012.8%
4th Grade8014.7%
5th Grade8014.7%
6th Grade7113.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 63%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,984
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Whittier Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,02441%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$54,11559%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Whittier Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Principal Charles Starkey, gives this school 110% of his time and effort and so do all the teachers. My kids are learning and growing while being challenged to excel.

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