Truman School



Truman School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Truman School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 52
1 52
2 46
3 51
4 49
5 66
6 49
7 37
8 53
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Truman School is a public elementary school located in New Haven, CT in the New Haven School District. It enrolls 493 students in grades 1st through 12th. Truman School is the 150th largest public school in Connecticut and the 22,605th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 493
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.4

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Truman School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 264
(54%)
8,339
(51%)
 Female 229
(46%)
7,900
(49%)

Truman School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 408
(83%)
7,054
(43%)
 Black 72
(15%)
6,265
(39%)
 White 6
(1%)
2,325
(14%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
151
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
409
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
27
(0%)

Truman School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 370
(75%)
9,235
(57%)
 Not Eligible 117
(24%)
6,695
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
309
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Truman School is ranked 81st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Truman School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.3%) is significantly 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.

Truman School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 545
2006 624
2007 620
2008 554
2009 549
2010 528
2011 527
2012 499
2013 462
2014 483
2015 493

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 19.7
2007 17.8
2008 12.4
2009 15.9
2010 16.2
2011 16.4
2012 16.7
2013 14.5
2014 14.9
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69908256880734
2006 0.87980769230769
2007 0.78387096774194
2008 0.93501805054152
2009 0.84517304189435
2010 0.93560606060606
2011 0.77229601518027
2012 0.91182364729459
2013 0.83116883116883
2014 0.77846790890269
2015 0.76267748478702

Compare Truman School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.3%
 

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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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