Thomas Hooker School



Thomas Hooker School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Hooker School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 91
1 119
2 47
3 63
4 50
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Hooker School is a public elementary school located in Meriden, CT in the Meriden School District. It enrolls 421 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas Hooker School is the 258th largest public school in Connecticut and the 29,933rd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 421
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.55

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Thomas Hooker School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(53%)
2,916
(51%)
 Female 199
(47%)
2,768
(49%)

Thomas Hooker School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 187
(44%)
1,779
(31%)
 Hispanic 187
(44%)
3,000
(53%)
 Asian 14
(3%)
259
(5%)
 Black 12
(3%)
426
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
147
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(2%)
57
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)

Thomas Hooker School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 217
(52%)
3,584
(63%)
 Not Eligible 171
(41%)
1,647
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(8%)
453
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Thomas Hooker School is ranked 173rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Hooker School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.4%) is 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.

Thomas Hooker School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 514
2006 474
2007 506
2008 506
2009 511
2010 446
2011 427
2012 428
2013 446
2014 466
2015 421

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 16.8
2007 17.6
2008 16
2009 16.6
2010 15.3
2011 15.2
2012 13.6
2013 14.7
2014 16.9
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3988326848249
2006 0.45991561181435
2007 0.48221343873518
2008 0.53162055335968
2009 0.50684931506849
2010 0.53363228699552
2011 0.52224824355972
2012 0.5303738317757
2013 0.51345291479821
2014 0.53648068669528
2015 0.5938242280285

Compare Thomas Hooker School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.4%
 

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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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