Walsh School



Walsh School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walsh School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 79
1 75
2 103
3 78
4 89
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walsh School is a public elementary school located in Waterbury, CT in the Waterbury School District. It enrolls 511 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walsh School is the 144th largest public school in Connecticut and the 20,527th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 511
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.7

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Walsh School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 270
(53%)
6,655
(48%)
 Male 241
(47%)
7,117
(52%)

Walsh School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 298
(58%)
6,816
(49%)
 Black 172
(34%)
3,244
(24%)
 White 28
(5%)
3,000
(22%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
413
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
230
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
62
(0%)

Walsh School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 480
(94%)
10,233
(74%)
 Not Eligible 17
(3%)
2,461
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
1,078
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Walsh School is ranked 42nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walsh School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.7%) 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.

Walsh School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 601
2006 533
2007 551
2008 557
2009 543
2010 567
2011 499
2012 511

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 13.2
2007 12.8
2008 12.4
2009 15.3
2010 15.2
2011 14.2
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71547420965058
2006 0.92682926829268
2007 0.9491833030853
2008 0.95511669658887
2009 0.93738489871087
2010 0.96825396825397
2011 0.95991983967936
2012 0.96673189823875

Compare Walsh School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.7%
 

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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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