Plainfield Memorial School



Plainfield Memorial School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plainfield Memorial School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 188
5 198
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Plainfield Memorial School is a public elementary school located in Plainfield, CT in the Plainfield School District. It enrolls 386 students in grades 1st through 12th. Plainfield Memorial School is the 353rd largest public school in Connecticut and the 33,008th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 386
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.2

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Plainfield Memorial School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 194
(50%)
879
(50%)
 Male 192
(50%)
873
(50%)

Plainfield Memorial School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 333
(86%)
1,496
(85%)
 Hispanic 19
(5%)
102
(6%)
 Black 17
(4%)
87
(5%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
42
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Plainfield Memorial School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 195
(51%)
929
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(40%)
673
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(9%)
150
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Plainfield Memorial School is ranked 208th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plainfield Memorial School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) 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.

Plainfield Memorial School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 397
2006 379
2007 386
2008 398
2009 419
2010 408
2011 407
2012 386

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 16.7
2007 13.7
2008 12.9
2009 15.1
2010 14.5
2011 14.8
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3551637279597
2006 0.38786279683377
2007 0.37823834196891
2008 0.3894472361809
2009 0.39379474940334
2010 0.44362745098039
2011 0.46683046683047
2012 0.49481865284974

Compare Plainfield Memorial School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
This School 49.5%
 
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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