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Whitney Elementary School

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (901) 416-5300
  • 1219 Whitney Ave
  • Memphis, TN 38127
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About this school

Whitney Elementary School is an urban public school in Memphis, Tennessee that is part of Memphis-Shelby County Schools. It serves 211 students in Pre-K - 5 with a student/teacher ratio of 10.0:1. Its teachers have had 20 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Grades Served
    Pre-K - 5
  • Students
    211
  • Teachers
    21

Whitney Elementary School Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.

  • (901) 416-5300
  • 1219 Whitney Ave
  • Memphis, TN 38127

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Whitney Elementary School Demographics

80%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
99%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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Whitney Elementary School Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 28, 2024

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Whitney Elementary School

$9,662
raised using DonorsChoose
20
projects funded
18
teachers funded
61
donors
3
projects for basic supplies
6
projects for technology
2
projects for books
2
projects for art supplies

Whitney Elementary School has received support from 38 individuals from Tennessee and 23 individuals out-of-state.

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