Amistad Academy



Amistad Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Amistad Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 94
2 91
3 86
4 76
5 89
6 90
7 80
8 78
9 47
10 31
11 26
12 23

Amistad Academy is a public elementary school located in New Haven, CT in the Amistad Academy District. It enrolls 904 students in grades 1st through 12th. Amistad Academy is the 6th largest public school in Connecticut and the 2,128th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 904
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 75.11

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Amistad Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 463
(51%)
463
(51%)
 Female 441
(49%)
441
(49%)

Amistad Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 568
(63%)
568
(63%)
 Hispanic 313
(35%)
313
(35%)
 White 17
(2%)
17
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Amistad Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 608
(67%)
608
(67%)
 Not Eligible 171
(19%)
171
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 125
(14%)
125
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Amistad Academy is ranked 11th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Amistad Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) 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.

Amistad Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 270
2006 400
2007 547
2008 641
2009 744
2010 812
2011 857
2012 904

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 14.7
2007 13.7
2008 10.2
2009 11.6
2010 10.8
2011 11
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83703703703704
2006 0.76
2007 0.56489945155393
2008 0.57566302652106
2009 0.66263440860215
2010 0.73399014778325
2011 0.80513418903151
2012 0.8108407079646

Compare Amistad Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 81.1%
 

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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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