Whittier Elementary School

1761 Walnut Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813 | (562) 599-6263
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 867
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2 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1761 Walnut Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813
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: 867
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 434 (50.1%)
  • Females: 433 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 103 (11.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 703 (81.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 806 (93.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whittier Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black9410.8%
Asian17520.2%
Hispanic58867.8%
White70.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whittier Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten13815.9%
1st Grade13415.5%
2nd Grade15918.3%
3rd Grade14516.7%
4th Grade13916.0%
5th Grade15217.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.1%
District:
4.9%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
31.3%
District:
28.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
6.3%
District:
70.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 48.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.0
Average Age
School:
40.3
District:
44.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2

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1 review for Whittier Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 30, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I attended this school for the first 4 grades k-4th grade. My k and 1st grade teacher was Ms. Sore I absolutely loved this teacher! she always went over and beyond the call of duty. I wish I knew how to contact her would love to fill her in on my life.

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