PROFICIENCY 48% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Yakima School District
36%Yakima
48%Washington

Whitney Elementary Yakima is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Yakima School District" in Yakima, WA. There are a total of 548 students and 34 teachers at Whitney Elementary Yakima, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 350 free lunch students and 41 reduced lunch students.

Whitney Elementary Yakima has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 48.0%, which is 1% lower than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students548
Teachers34.3
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch350
Reduced lunch41

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Whitney Elementary Yakima, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All46%
350-54%
440-49%
540-44%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All50%
345-49%
440-49%
555-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Whitney Elementary Yakima race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 27.6% 18.8% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 1.9% 1.1% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 0.5% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 64.3% 75.9% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 1.0% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.1% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.7% 2.7% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Wilson Middle School35%0.1Yakima, WA
Eisenhower High School22%0.4Yakima, WA
Nob Hill Elementary School47%0.7Yakima, WA
Gilbert Elementary School35%1.2Yakima, WA
Mcclure Elementary School Yakima31%1.4Yakima, WA
Summitview Elementary57%1.4Yakima, WA
Franklin Middle School37%1.6Yakima, WA
Robertson Elementary46%1.6Yakima, WA
Wide Hollow Elementary80%1.8Yakima, WA
Roosevelt Elementary School31%1.9Yakima, WA
West Valley Middle School55%2.0Yakima, WA
Discovery Lab School50%2.0Yakima, WA

Yakima demographics profile

StatisticYakimaWashingtonNational
Population93,3387,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,3629791
Median age33.137.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English62%81%79%
Speak Spanish36%8%13%

Education level achieved in Yakima

IndexYakimaWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade69.8%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school67.6%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college48.0%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.3%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.6%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters7.6%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Whitney Elementary Yakima data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.