Mary R. Tisko School



Mary R. Tisko School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mary R. Tisko School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 63
1 64
2 71
3 83
4 69
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mary R. Tisko School is a public elementary school located in Branford, CT in the Branford School District. It enrolls 366 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mary R. Tisko School is the 355th largest public school in Connecticut and the 35,446th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.33

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Mary R. Tisko School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 188
(51%)
1,089
(52%)
 Female 178
(49%)
1,002
(48%)

Mary R. Tisko School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 314
(86%)
1,604
(77%)
 Hispanic 24
(7%)
212
(10%)
 Asian 20
(5%)
157
(8%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
42
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
71
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mary R. Tisko School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 308
(84%)
1,561
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 48
(13%)
404
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(3%)
126
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Mary R. Tisko School is ranked 439th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mary R. Tisko School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.8%) is 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.

Mary R. Tisko School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 543
2006 480
2007 430
2008 436
2009 428
2010 426
2011 384
2012 373
2013 400
2014 388
2015 366

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 15.7
2007 13.1
2008 12
2009 13
2010 13.2
2011 11.9
2012 11.3
2013 12.3
2014 13
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.069981583793738
2006 0.10416666666667
2007 0.10232558139535
2008 0.12155963302752
2009 0.1285046728972
2010 0.12676056338028
2011 0.109375
2012 0.13404825737265
2013 0.135
2014 0.14948453608247
2015 0.15846994535519

Compare Mary R. Tisko School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.8%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mary R. Tisko School
Branford, CT
Public PK - 04 366 14.4:1  
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Public 06 - 08 492 13.3:1 4 miles
Jerome Harrison School
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Public PK - 02 402 14.4:1 4 miles
D. C. Moore School
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Public PK - 02 207 12.2:1 5 miles
Joseph Melillo Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 589 11.1:1 5 miles
Grove J. Tuttle School
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Public 03 - 05 172 10.6:1 5 miles
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Private PK - 08 127 7:1 6 miles
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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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