Mathewson School



Mathewson School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mathewson School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 75
2 58
3 75
4 66
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mathewson School is a public elementary school located in Milford, CT in the Milford School District. It enrolls 414 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mathewson School is the 267th largest public school in Connecticut and the 30,643rd largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 414
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.6

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Mathewson School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 223
(54%)
2,222
(53%)
 Female 191
(46%)
1,994
(47%)

Mathewson School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 282
(68%)
3,215
(76%)
 Asian 75
(18%)
481
(11%)
 Hispanic 35
(8%)
260
(6%)
 Black 16
(4%)
207
(5%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
41
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Mathewson School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(87%)
3,281
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 49
(12%)
748
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
187
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Mathewson School is ranked 452nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mathewson School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.0%) 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.

Mathewson School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 598
2006 575
2007 493
2008 472
2009 488
2010 455
2011 405
2012 406
2013 377
2014 369
2015 414

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 16.6
2007 13.6
2008 12.6
2009 13.6
2010 12.9
2011 13.5
2012 12.5
2013 13
2014 12.6
2015 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.063545150501672
2006 0.045217391304348
2007 0.056795131845842
2008 0.057203389830508
2009 0.073770491803279
2010 0.081318681318681
2011 0.15061728395062
2012 0.15024630541872
2013 0.15384615384615
2014 0.14634146341463
2015 0.1304347826087

Compare Mathewson School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.0%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Mathewson School
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Public KG - 05 414 12:1  
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J. F. Kennedy School
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Public PK - 05 378 13.6:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 370 11.7:1 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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