Sand School



Sand School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sand School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 57
2 58
3 56
4 42
5 34
6 27
7 35
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sand School is a public elementary school located in Hartford, CT in the Hartford School District. It enrolls 394 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sand School is the 299th largest public school in Connecticut and the 32,685th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 394
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5

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Sand School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 210
(53%)
8,607
(51%)
 Female 184
(47%)
8,427
(49%)

Sand School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 264
(67%)
9,069
(53%)
 Black 123
(31%)
4,959
(29%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
361
(2%)
 White 2
(1%)
1,965
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
27
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
616
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
37
(0%)

Sand School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 352
(89%)
13,179
(77%)
 Not Eligible 42
(11%)
3,855
(23%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Sand School is ranked 102nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sand School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.3%) 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.

Sand School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 401
2006 351
2007 366
2008 442
2009 413
2010 463
2011 471
2012 484
2013 459
2014 402
2015 394

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 14.2
2007 14.8
2008 13.6
2009 14.5
2010 14.7
2011 14.3
2012 14.2
2013 14.8
2014 15.2
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68827930174564
2006 0.87749287749288
2007 0.99180327868852
2008 0.99321266968326
2009 0.99273607748184
2010 0.99352051835853
2011 0.99363057324841
2012 0.99380165289256
2013 0.99346405228758
2014 0.87562189054726
2015 0.89340101522843

Compare Sand School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 89.3%
 

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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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