Spencer School



Spencer School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Spencer School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 38
2 49
3 56
4 45
5 51
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Spencer School is a public elementary school located in Middletown, CT in the Middletown School District. It enrolls 293 students in grades 1st through 12th. Spencer School is the 502nd largest public school in Connecticut and the 42,187th largest nationally. It has 9.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 293
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31

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Spencer School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 159
(54%)
1,394
(52%)
 Female 134
(46%)
1,290
(48%)

Spencer School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 147
(50%)
1,321
(49%)
 Hispanic 63
(22%)
509
(19%)
 Black 50
(17%)
513
(19%)
 Two or More 17
(6%)
201
(7%)
 Asian 14
(5%)
132
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)

Spencer School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 166
(57%)
1,333
(50%)
 Not Eligible 127
(43%)
1,351
(50%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Spencer School is ranked 242nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Spencer School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.7%) 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.

Spencer School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 411
2006 351
2007 384
2008 368
2009 379
2010 341
2011 335
2012 346
2013 330
2014 299
2015 293

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 15.2
2007 15
2008 13
2009 14.5
2010 13
2011 14.1
2012 15.2
2013 14.6
2014 13.8
2015 9.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23357664233577
2006 0.32193732193732
2007 0.34114583333333
2008 0.36141304347826
2009 0.39841688654354
2010 0.47800586510264
2011 0.50149253731343
2012 0.49421965317919
2013 0.53636363636364
2014 0.55518394648829
2015 0.56655290102389

Compare Spencer School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
950.0% 9.5:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 56.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 293 9.5:1  
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Public KG - 05 289 13.2:1 3 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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