Burr District Elementary School



Burr District Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burr District Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 37
1 47
2 56
3 49
4 47
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burr District Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Higganum, CT in the Regional School District 17. It enrolls 278 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burr District Elementary School is the 525th largest public school in Connecticut and the 43,402nd largest nationally. It has 11.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 278
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.1

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Burr District Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 147
(53%)
819
(55%)
 Female 131
(47%)
681
(45%)

Burr District Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 249
(90%)
1,389
(93%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
24
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(3%)
35
(2%)
 Asian 7
(3%)
30
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
20
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Burr District Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 245
(88%)
1,352
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 26
(9%)
101
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
47
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Burr District Elementary School is ranked 520th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burr District Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.9%) 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.

Burr District Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 509
2006 458
2007 279
2008 296
2009 303
2010 301
2011 300
2012 319
2013 307
2014 299
2015 278

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15
2007 12.9
2008 11.8
2009 13.1
2010 12
2011 11.8
2012 13.4
2013 11.1
2014 11.3
2015 11.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.035363457760314
2006 0.063318777292576
2007 0.032258064516129
2008 0.050675675675676
2009 0.04950495049505
2010 0.043189368770764
2011 0.053333333333333
2012 0.10971786833856
2013 0.14332247557003
2014 0.11036789297659
2015 0.11870503597122

Compare Burr District Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,110.0% 11.1:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.9%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Burr District Elementary School
Higganum, CT
Public PK - 04 278 11.1:1  
Haddam Elementary School
Higganum, CT
Public KG - 04 220 10.5:1 4 miles
Haddam-Killingworth Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 746 12.3:1 5 miles
Chester Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 211 9.5:1 6 miles
Killingworth Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 256 11.1:1 6 miles
Francis E. Korn School
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Public 03 - 04 143 11:1 7 miles
Frederick Brewster School
Durham, CT
Public PK - 02 196 10.5:1 8 miles
Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School
Moodus, CT
Public 04 - 08 431 10.8:1 8 miles
Deep River Elementary School
Deep River, CT
Public KG - 06 304 8.5:1 8 miles
East Haddam Elementary School
Moodus, CT
Public PK - 03 309 11.9:1 8 miles
The Independent Day School
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Private PK - 08 144 5:1 9 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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