Waddell School



Waddell School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waddell School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 62
1 71
2 63
3 74
4 53
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waddell School is a public elementary school located in Manchester, CT in the Manchester School District. It enrolls 377 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waddell School is the 330th largest public school in Connecticut and the 34,407th largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 377
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30

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Waddell School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 193
(51%)
2,304
(51%)
 Female 184
(49%)
2,215
(49%)

Waddell School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 140
(37%)
1,727
(38%)
 Hispanic 93
(25%)
1,225
(27%)
 Black 83
(22%)
1,011
(22%)
 Asian 45
(12%)
378
(8%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
155
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Waddell School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 191
(51%)
1,979
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(42%)
2,247
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(7%)
293
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Waddell School is ranked 224th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waddell School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.3%) is slightly 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.

Waddell School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 371
2007 360
2008 336
2009 311
2010 348
2011 343
2012 352
2013 342
2014 342
2015 377

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 13.4
2007 13.9
2008 11.8
2009 12.3
2010 13.9
2011 13.4
2012 14.3
2013 13.3
2014 13.7
2015 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37745098039216
2006 0.38274932614555
2007 0.425
2008 0.49107142857143
2009 0.54340836012862
2010 0.56896551724138
2011 0.63265306122449
2012 0.57386363636364
2013 0.5672514619883
2014 0.54385964912281
2015 0.49336870026525

Compare Waddell School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
This School 49.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Waddell School
Manchester, CT
Public KG - 05 377 12.6:1  
St Bridget School
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Private PK - 08 192 14:1 1 miles
Manchester Preschool Center
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Public PK - PK 186 17.2:1 1 miles
The Cornerstone Christian School
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Private PK - 12 187 9:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 328 11.3:1 1 miles
Robertson School
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Public KG - 05 356 12.3:1 2 miles
Washington School
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Public KG - 05 357 13.2:1 2 miles
Keeney School
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Public PK - 05 354 11.4:1 2 miles
Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy
Manchester, CT
Public 05 - 06 420 12.5:1 2 miles
Verplanck School
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Public KG - 05 386 12.2:1 2 miles
Bowers School
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Public KG - 06 392 10.9:1 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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