Frank A. Berry School



Frank A. Berry School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Frank A. Berry School Students by Grade
PK 115
K 99
1 97
2 123
3 127
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Frank A. Berry School is a public elementary school located in Bethel, CT in the Bethel School District. It enrolls 561 students in grades 1st through 12th. Frank A. Berry School is the 84th largest public school in Connecticut and the 16,559th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 561
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.1

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Frank A. Berry School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 318
(57%)
1,099
(53%)
 Female 243
(43%)
966
(47%)

Frank A. Berry School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 420
(75%)
1,486
(72%)
 Hispanic 78
(14%)
344
(17%)
 Asian 33
(6%)
137
(7%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
59
(3%)
 Black 7
(1%)
34
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Frank A. Berry School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 499
(89%)
1,680
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 48
(9%)
286
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(2%)
99
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Frank A. Berry School is ranked 422nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Frank A. Berry School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

Frank A. Berry School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 621
2006 498
2007 488
2008 480
2009 497
2010 461
2011 493
2012 497
2013 556
2014 546
2015 561

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 15.5
2007 15.7
2008 12
2009 14.2
2010 12.3
2011 12.5
2012 12.6
2013 13.1
2014 14.2
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.030595813204509
2006 0.034136546184739
2007 0.057377049180328
2008 0.066666666666667
2009 0.10663983903421
2010 0.088937093275488
2011 0.0973630831643
2012 0.1046277665996
2013 0.11870503597122
2014 0.11355311355311
2015 0.11051693404635

Compare Frank A. Berry School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.1%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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