Jennings School



Jennings School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jennings School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 70
2 53
3 59
4 48
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jennings School is a public elementary school located in Fairfield, CT in the Fairfield School District. It enrolls 334 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jennings School is the 460th largest public school in Connecticut and the 38,154th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 334
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.45

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Jennings School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 189
(57%)
3,802
(52%)
 Female 145
(43%)
3,522
(48%)

Jennings School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 265
(79%)
5,942
(81%)
 Hispanic 32
(10%)
611
(8%)
 Asian 19
(6%)
414
(6%)
 Black 10
(3%)
156
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
189
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

Jennings School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 309
(93%)
6,641
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(5%)
494
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
189
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Jennings School is ranked 536th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jennings School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.5%) 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.

Jennings School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 375
2006 341
2007 353
2008 356
2009 352
2010 347
2011 361
2012 334

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 12.9
2007 12.8
2008 11.3
2009 12.7
2010 11.5
2011 12.1
2012 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.021333333333333
2006 0.038123167155425
2007 0.039660056657224
2008 0.053370786516854
2009 0.073863636363636
2010 0.095100864553314
2011 0.085872576177285
2012 0.074850299401198

Compare Jennings School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.5%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 334 11.3:1  
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Private PK - 08 191 13:1 2 miles
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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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