Waltersville School



Waltersville School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waltersville School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 72
1 61
2 49
3 69
4 57
5 55
6 40
7 51
8 43
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waltersville School is a public elementary school located in Bridgeport, CT in the Bridgeport School District. It enrolls 514 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waltersville School is the 143rd largest public school in Connecticut and the 20,257th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 514
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.5

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Waltersville School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 260
(51%)
8,074
(52%)
 Female 254
(49%)
7,460
(48%)

Waltersville School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 387
(75%)
7,765
(50%)
 Black 105
(20%)
5,767
(37%)
 White 14
(3%)
1,454
(9%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
444
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
55
(0%)

Waltersville School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 506
(98%)
15,401
(99%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
46
(0%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
87
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Waltersville School is ranked 36th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waltersville School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly 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.

Waltersville School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 583
2006 438
2007 456
2008 561
2009 522
2010 537
2011 483
2012 514

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 15.4
2007 15.3
2008 13.6
2009 15.6
2010 15.4
2011 14.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81132075471698
2006 0.98401826484018
2007 0.98026315789474
2008 0.98573975044563
2009 0.98467432950192
2010 0.99068901303538
2011 0.99171842650104
2012 0.99416342412451

Compare Waltersville School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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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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