Burr Elementary School



Burr Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burr Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 67
1 65
2 68
3 65
4 89
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burr Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fairfield, CT in the Fairfield School District. It enrolls 445 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burr Elementary School is the 249th largest public school in Connecticut and the 26,954th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 445
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.35

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Burr Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 228
(51%)
3,802
(52%)
 Female 217
(49%)
3,522
(48%)

Burr Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 374
(84%)
5,942
(81%)
 Hispanic 26
(6%)
611
(8%)
 Asian 19
(4%)
414
(6%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
189
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
156
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Burr Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 405
(91%)
6,641
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
494
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(3%)
189
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Burr Elementary School is ranked 471st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burr Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Burr Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 521
2006 451
2007 445
2008 469
2009 419
2010 420
2011 443
2012 445

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 15.5
2007 15.9
2008 13.6
2009 14.9
2010 14.4
2011 14.8
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0076775431861804
2006
2007 0.013483146067416
2008 0.017057569296375
2009 0.021479713603819
2010 0.019047619047619
2011 0.033860045146727
2012 0.089887640449438

Compare Burr Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.0%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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