Morris Street School



Morris Street School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Morris Street School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 56
1 57
2 61
3 75
4 53
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Morris Street School is a public elementary school located in Danbury, CT in the Danbury School District. It enrolls 357 students in grades 1st through 12th. Morris Street School is the 374th largest public school in Connecticut and the 36,400th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 357
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5

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Morris Street School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 184
(52%)
3,950
(49%)
 Male 173
(48%)
4,152
(51%)

Morris Street School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 256
(72%)
3,899
(48%)
 White 57
(16%)
2,891
(36%)
 Black 19
(5%)
534
(7%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
227
(3%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
537
(7%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Morris Street School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 235
(66%)
3,591
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(22%)
1,051
(13%)
 Not Eligible 43
(12%)
3,460
(43%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Morris Street School is ranked 122nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Morris Street School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.0%) is significantly 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.

Morris Street School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 461
2006 359
2007 343
2008 346
2009 373
2010 345
2011 409
2012 420
2013 468
2014 371
2015 357

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 14.6
2007 14.1
2008 13.8
2009 17.4
2010 15.3
2011 17.1
2012 15.6
2013 15.8
2014 13
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49023861171367
2006 0.68245125348189
2007 0.64431486880466
2008 0.67052023121387
2009 0.61662198391421
2010 0.75942028985507
2011 0.8239608801956
2012 0.79047619047619
2013 0.6474358974359
2014 0.84636118598383
2015 0.87955182072829

Compare Morris Street School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 357 12.5:1  
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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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