Breakthrough Magnet School



Breakthrough Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Breakthrough Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 58
K 31
1 31
2 33
3 33
4 32
5 38
6 36
7 37
8 26
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Breakthrough Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Hartford, CT in the Hartford School District. It enrolls 355 students in grades 1st through 12th. Breakthrough Magnet School is the 421st largest public school in Connecticut and the 36,183rd largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 355
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.7

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Breakthrough Magnet School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 190
(54%)
8,410
(49%)
 Male 165
(46%)
8,692
(51%)

Breakthrough Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 146
(41%)
8,655
(51%)
 Black 102
(29%)
5,281
(31%)
 White 87
(25%)
2,035
(12%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
498
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
548
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
69
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
16
(0%)

Breakthrough Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 181
(51%)
2,481
(15%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(39%)
14,275
(83%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(10%)
346
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Breakthrough Magnet School is ranked 224th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Breakthrough Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.0%) is slightly 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.

Breakthrough Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 226
2006 306
2007 320
2008 342
2009 352
2010 352
2011 355
2012 355

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 15.5
2007 15.8
2008 13.3
2009 17.1
2010 14.3
2011 13.9
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33185840707965
2006 0.35947712418301
2007 0.990625
2008 0.42982456140351
2009 0.59659090909091
2010 0.61647727272727
2011 0.62535211267606
2012 0.49014084507042

Compare Breakthrough Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
This School 49.0%
 
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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