Riverfield School



Riverfield School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverfield School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 67
1 63
2 67
3 63
4 84
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverfield School is a public elementary school located in Fairfield, CT in the Fairfield School District. It enrolls 408 students in grades 1st through 12th. Riverfield School is the 274th largest public school in Connecticut and the 31,248th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 408
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5

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Riverfield School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 208
(51%)
3,612
(52%)
 Female 200
(49%)
3,390
(48%)

Riverfield School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 357
(88%)
5,527
(79%)
 Asian 22
(5%)
434
(6%)
 Hispanic 15
(4%)
634
(9%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
258
(4%)
 Black 2
(0%)
139
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Riverfield School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 392
(96%)
6,378
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
465
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
159
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Riverfield School is ranked 597th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Riverfield School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (3.9%) is significantly 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.

Riverfield School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 515
2006 477
2007 473
2008 478
2009 466
2010 451
2011 419
2012 409
2013 399
2014 398
2015 408

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 15.7
2007 14.6
2008 13.5
2009 15.3
2010 14.8
2011 14.4
2012 13.2
2013 13.3
2014 14
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.036893203883495
2006 0.044025157232704
2007 0.021141649048626
2008 0.02928870292887
2009 0.036480686695279
2010 0.046563192904656
2011 0.052505966587112
2012 0.061124694376528
2013 0.047619047619048
2014 0.040201005025126
2015 0.03921568627451

Compare Riverfield School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 3.9%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 408 14.3:1  
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Sherman School
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Public KG - 05 479 14.4:1 2 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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