Gainfield Elementary School



Gainfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gainfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 66
2 63
3 66
4 66
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gainfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Southbury, CT in the Regional School District 15. It enrolls 374 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gainfield Elementary School is the 374th largest public school in Connecticut and the 34,259th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 374
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.35

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Gainfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 195
(52%)
1,341
(48%)
 Male 179
(48%)
1,475
(52%)

Gainfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(82%)
2,464
(88%)
 Asian 36
(10%)
160
(6%)
 Hispanic 17
(5%)
123
(4%)
 Black 7
(2%)
43
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
19
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Gainfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 349
(93%)
2,661
(94%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
123
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
32
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Gainfield Elementary School is ranked 536th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gainfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.7%) is significantly 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.

Gainfield Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 577
2006 487
2007 467
2008 440
2009 446
2010 424
2011 397
2012 374

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 17.3
2007 14.9
2008 13.2
2009 14.6
2010 14
2011 13.5
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.019064124783362
2006 0.026694045174538
2007 0.021413276231263
2008 0.036363636363636
2009 0.053811659192825
2010 0.047169811320755
2011 0.050377833753149
2012 0.066844919786096

Compare Gainfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.7%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
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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