Whitman Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
125 W Montcalm St
Pontiac, MI 48342
Phone
(248) 451-7950
District
PONTIAC CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
OAKLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
597
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.0% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Whitman Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
12%
47%
12%
47%
12%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
45%
17%
47%
12%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
17%
41%
22%
47%
12%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
39%
17%
43%
12%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
18
19
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 133 22.3%
Grade 1 102 17.1%
Grade 2 84 14.1%
Grade 3 87 14.6%
Grade 4 96 16.1%
Grade 5 93 15.6%
Grade 6 2 0.3%
Total 597 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 6.8% 7.0% 68.3%
Black 55.3% 53.4% 18.6%
Hispanic 36.0% 36.4% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 2.8% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.6% 80.3% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 81.9% 77.9% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 2.4% 5.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 79,192 9,986,857
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,004.1 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.3% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.6% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.6% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 31,513 3,935,041
Single Parent Households With Children 17.9% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.8% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.1% 29.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.8% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.3% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.5% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.2% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.3% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 21.1% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,977 $29,128,000 38.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,101 $4,595,000 6.0%
Staff $716 $2,989,000 3.9%
General Administration $338 $1,413,000 1.9%
School Administration $687 $2,868,000 3.8%
Operation $1,671 $6,978,000 9.2%
Transportation $1,020 $4,257,000 5.6%
Other $487 $2,033,000 2.7%
Total Support $6,020 $25,133,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,267 $21,990,000 28.8%
Total Expenditures $18,264 $76,251,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%