James A. Whitaker Elementary School

8401 Montana Ave, Buena Park, CA 90621 | (714) 521-9770
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 668
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8401 Montana Ave., Buena Park, CA 90621
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 668
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 352 (52.7%)
  • Females: 316 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 86 (12.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 491 (73.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 577 (86.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James A. Whitaker Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.7%
Black487.2%
Asian578.5%
Hispanic48272.2%
White568.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James A. Whitaker Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7911.8%
1st Grade8713.0%
2nd Grade9113.6%
3rd Grade9313.9%
4th Grade10916.3%
5th Grade11417.1%
6th Grade9514.2%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
21.1%
District:
13.3%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
18.4%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.9%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 38.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.1
Average Age
School:
39.1
District:
43.1
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for James A. Whitaker Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on August 15, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school, great teachers! Staff is caring and supportive of kids.

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