Colchester Elementary School



Colchester Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colchester Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 91
K 147
1 171
2 161
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colchester Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Colchester, CT in the Colchester School District. It enrolls 570 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colchester Elementary School is the 82nd largest public school in Connecticut and the 15,830th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 570
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.87

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Colchester Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(51%)
871
(51%)
 Female 278
(49%)
830
(49%)

Colchester Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 488
(86%)
1,482
(87%)
 Hispanic 38
(7%)
90
(5%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
52
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
43
(3%)
 Black 7
(1%)
27
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Colchester Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 466
(82%)
1,372
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 87
(15%)
271
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
58
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Colchester Elementary School is ranked 333rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colchester Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.2%) 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.

Colchester Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 749
2007 774
2008 739
2009 734
2010 697
2011 680
2012 612
2013 551
2014 542
2015 570

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 16.9
2007 18.7
2008 14.8
2009 17.7
2010 15.5
2011 15.4
2012 14.6
2013 13.6
2014 14.7
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.032042723631509
2007 0.045219638242894
2008 0.096075778078484
2009 0.040871934604905
2010 0.09038737446198
2011 0.12647058823529
2012 0.15032679738562
2013 0.17422867513612
2014 0.19188191881919
2015 0.18245614035088

Compare Colchester Elementary 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 18.2%
 
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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