Beecher School



Beecher School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beecher School Students by Grade
PK 80
K 47
1 48
2 54
3 46
4 52
5 39
6 44
7 38
8 42
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beecher School is a public elementary school located in New Haven, CT in the New Haven School District. It enrolls 490 students in grades 1st through 12th. Beecher School is the 175th largest public school in Connecticut and the 22,446th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 490
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.8

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Beecher School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 248
(51%)
8,111
(51%)
 Female 242
(49%)
7,756
(49%)

Beecher School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 308
(63%)
6,606
(42%)
 White 86
(18%)
2,334
(15%)
 Hispanic 81
(17%)
6,481
(41%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
65
(0%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
348
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Beecher School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 298
(61%)
11,479
(72%)
 Not Eligible 161
(33%)
3,409
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(6%)
979
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Beecher School is ranked 122nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beecher School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.1%) is higher than the state average of 40.2%. 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.

Beecher School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 339
2006 325
2007 409
2008 492
2009 478
2010 468
2011 469
2012 490

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.1
2007 18.3
2008 16.1
2009 15.3
2010 14.6
2011 14.8
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49852507374631
2006 0.78769230769231
2007 0.68215158924205
2008 0.7479674796748
2009 0.7071129707113
2010 0.7008547008547
2011 0.64179104477612
2012 0.67142857142857

Compare Beecher School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 67.1%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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