Veterans' Memorial School



Veterans' Memorial School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Veterans' Memorial School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 50
1 55
2 56
3 55
4 51
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Veterans' Memorial School is a public elementary school located in Norwich, CT in the Norwich School District. It enrolls 344 students in grades 1st through 12th. Veterans' Memorial School is the 443rd largest public school in Connecticut and the 37,228th largest nationally. It has 19.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 344
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.9

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Veterans' Memorial School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 172
(50%)
1,910
(51%)
 Female 172
(50%)
1,833
(49%)

Veterans' Memorial School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 120
(35%)
1,381
(37%)
 Hispanic 88
(26%)
980
(26%)
 Black 70
(20%)
699
(19%)
 Asian 32
(9%)
281
(8%)
 Two or More 31
(9%)
366
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Veterans' Memorial School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 224
(65%)
2,220
(59%)
 Not Eligible 76
(22%)
1,127
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(13%)
396
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Veterans' Memorial School is ranked 160th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Veterans' Memorial School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.9%) 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.

Veterans' Memorial School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 312
2006 251
2007 278
2008 234
2009 233
2010 328
2011 320
2012 344

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 12.9
2007 15.3
2008 11.3
2009 14.6
2010 16.9
2011 17.5
2012 19.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53846153846154
2006 0.55776892430279
2007 0.68345323741007
2008 0.76923076923077
2009 0.74248927038627
2010 0.80182926829268
2011 0.81875
2012 0.77906976744186

Compare Veterans' Memorial School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,920.0% 19.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 77.9%
 

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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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