Sandy Hook Elementary School



Sandy Hook Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sandy Hook Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 63
2 81
3 64
4 72
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sandy Hook Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Monroe, CT in the Newtown School District. It enrolls 337 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sandy Hook Elementary School is the 416th largest public school in Connecticut and the 38,230th largest nationally. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 337
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 31

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Sandy Hook Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 173
(51%)
1,022
(49%)
 Male 164
(49%)
1,049
(51%)

Sandy Hook Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 282
(84%)
1,791
(86%)
 Asian 20
(6%)
77
(4%)
 Hispanic 18
(5%)
120
(6%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
51
(2%)
 Black 7
(2%)
31
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sandy Hook Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 313
(93%)
1,923
(93%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(6%)
113
(5%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
35
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Sandy Hook Elementary School is ranked 563rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sandy Hook Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.1%) is significantly 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.

Sandy Hook Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 776
2006 671
2007 639
2008 633
2009 625
2010 575
2011 521
2012 454
2013 395
2014 359
2015 337

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 17.1
2007 15.8
2008 14.3
2009 16
2010 15
2011 14.1
2012 12.7
2013 11.6
2014 11.6
2015 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.018041237113402
2006 0.029806259314456
2007 0.035993740219092
2008 0.041074249605055
2009 0.04
2010 0.053913043478261
2011 0.042226487523992
2012 0.050660792951542
2013 0.055696202531646
2014 0.066852367688022
2015 0.071216617210682

Compare Sandy Hook Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.1%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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