Bishop Woods School



Bishop Woods School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bishop Woods School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 54
1 47
2 49
3 48
4 50
5 50
6 51
7 49
8 46
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bishop Woods School is a public elementary school located in New Haven, CT in the New Haven School District. It enrolls 481 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bishop Woods School is the 165th largest public school in Connecticut and the 23,757th largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 481
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.8

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Bishop Woods School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 259
(54%)
7,900
(49%)
 Male 222
(46%)
8,339
(51%)

Bishop Woods School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 230
(48%)
7,054
(43%)
 Black 167
(35%)
6,265
(39%)
 White 58
(12%)
2,325
(14%)
 Asian 23
(5%)
409
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
151
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Bishop Woods School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 298
(62%)
9,235
(57%)
 Not Eligible 174
(36%)
6,695
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
309
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Bishop Woods School is ranked 127th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bishop Woods School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.8%) 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.

Bishop Woods School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 313
2006 293
2007 298
2008 354
2009 447
2010 488
2011 497
2012 516
2013 505
2014 497
2015 481

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 16.4
2007 14.3
2008 12.1
2009 18
2010 18.7
2011 16.5
2012 17.6
2013 17.4
2014 17
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38338658146965
2006 0.74402730375427
2007 0.75167785234899
2008 0.74858757062147
2009 0.77852348993289
2010 0.80737704918033
2011 0.7102615694165
2012 0.82751937984496
2013 0.68712871287129
2014 0.61770623742455
2015 0.63825363825364

Compare Bishop Woods School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.8%
 

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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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