Mead School



Mead School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mead School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 88
2 88
3 93
4 95
5 93
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mead School is a public elementary school located in Ansonia, CT in the Ansonia School District. It enrolls 619 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mead School is the 62nd largest public school in Connecticut and the 12,033rd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 619
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.6

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Mead School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 312
(50%)
634
(48%)
 Male 307
(50%)
684
(52%)

Mead School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 272
(44%)
612
(46%)
 Hispanic 204
(33%)
397
(30%)
 Black 119
(19%)
256
(19%)
 Pacific Islander 13
(2%)
22
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
10
(1%)

Mead School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 369
(60%)
751
(57%)
 Not Eligible 182
(29%)
400
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(11%)
167
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Mead School is ranked 61st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mead School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.6%) is higher than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mead School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 631
2006 574
2007 599
2008 616
2009 660
2010 642
2011 610
2012 619

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 16.3
2007 16.2
2008 14.4
2009 17.1
2010 15.7
2011 15.6
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46592709984152
2006 0.50348432055749
2007 0.47913188647746
2008 0.57792207792208
2009 0.61666666666667
2010 0.67133956386293
2011 0.67377049180328
2012 0.70597738287561

Compare Mead School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 70.6%
 

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Public KG - 06 619 15.6:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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