Robert J. O'Brien School



Robert J. O'Brien School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Robert J. O'Brien School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 64
2 71
3 77
4 62
5 78
6 54
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Robert J. O'Brien School is a public elementary school located in East Hartford, CT in the East Hartford School District. It enrolls 475 students in grades 1st through 12th. Robert J. O'Brien School is the 179th largest public school in Connecticut and the 24,342nd largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 475
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.5

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Robert J. O'Brien School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 245
(52%)
2,589
(53%)
 Female 230
(48%)
2,326
(47%)

Robert J. O'Brien School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 239
(50%)
2,295
(47%)
 Black 172
(36%)
1,558
(32%)
 White 44
(9%)
777
(16%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
219
(4%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
12
(0%)

Robert J. O'Brien School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 345
(73%)
3,001
(61%)
 Not Eligible 92
(19%)
1,560
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(8%)
354
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Robert J. O'Brien School is ranked 75th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Robert J. O'Brien School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.6%) 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.

Robert J. O'Brien School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 504
2006 477
2007 461
2008 414
2009 411
2010 388
2011 547
2012 506
2013 498
2014 494
2015 475

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.7
2007 15.4
2008 12.1
2009 14.5
2010 12.8
2011 14
2012 13.2
2013 13.5
2014 14.4
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58730158730159
2006 0.62473794549266
2007 0.55531453362256
2008 0.71256038647343
2009 0.7323600973236
2010 0.70360824742268
2011 0.672760511883
2012 0.64624505928854
2013 0.70080321285141
2014 0.7753036437247
2015 0.80631578947368

Compare Robert J. O'Brien School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.6%
 

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Public KG - 06 475 12.7:1  
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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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