West Bristol School



West Bristol School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Bristol School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 96
1 97
2 87
3 103
4 103
5 118
6 103
7 85
8 98
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Bristol School is a public elementary school located in Bristol, CT in the Bristol School District. It enrolls 922 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Bristol School is the 9th largest public school in Connecticut and the 2,087th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 922
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.3

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West Bristol School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 465
(50%)
2,882
(51%)
 Female 457
(50%)
2,754
(49%)

West Bristol School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 524
(57%)
3,426
(61%)
 Hispanic 285
(31%)
1,419
(25%)
 Black 57
(6%)
385
(7%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
185
(3%)
 Asian 27
(3%)
214
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

West Bristol School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 550
(60%)
2,767
(49%)
 Not Eligible 372
(40%)
2,869
(51%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, West Bristol School is ranked 27th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Bristol School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.7%) is higher than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

West Bristol School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 901
2013 945
2014 919
2015 922

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 15.2
2013 16.1
2014 15
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012 0.45172031076582
2013 0.58624338624339
2014 0.59847660500544
2015 0.59652928416486

Compare West Bristol School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.7%
 

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Public PK - 08 922 15:1  
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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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