Jerome Harrison School



Jerome Harrison School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jerome Harrison School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 112
1 151
2 147
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jerome Harrison School is a public elementary school located in North Branford, CT in the North Branford School Distric School District. It enrolls 441 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jerome Harrison School is the 256th largest public school in Connecticut and the 27,394th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 441
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.7

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Jerome Harrison School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 254
(58%)
734
(51%)
 Female 187
(42%)
711
(49%)

Jerome Harrison School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 397
(90%)
1,323
(92%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
47
(3%)
 Black 13
(3%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
33
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jerome Harrison School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 383
(87%)
1,236
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 39
(9%)
141
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(4%)
68
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Jerome Harrison School is ranked 419th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jerome Harrison School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.2%) is 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.

Jerome Harrison School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 495
2006 381
2007 355
2008 339
2009 327
2010 475
2011 462
2012 441

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.9
2006 20.5
2007 16.1
2008 14.7
2009 16.6
2010 15.5
2011 15
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.072727272727273
2006 0.10498687664042
2007 0.098591549295775
2008 0.08259587020649
2009 0.12232415902141
2010 0.090526315789474
2011 0.11255411255411
2012 0.13151927437642

Compare Jerome Harrison School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.2%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 02 441 14.4:1  
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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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