Wexler/Grant Community School



Wexler/Grant Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wexler/Grant Community School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 50
1 48
2 50
3 45
4 50
5 38
6 33
7 26
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wexler/Grant Community School is a public elementary school located in New Haven, CT in the New Haven School District. It enrolls 410 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wexler/Grant Community School is the 311th largest public school in Connecticut and the 30,611th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 410
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5

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Wexler/Grant Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 224
(55%)
8,111
(51%)
 Female 186
(45%)
7,756
(49%)

Wexler/Grant Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 336
(82%)
6,606
(42%)
 Hispanic 53
(13%)
6,481
(41%)
 White 18
(4%)
2,334
(15%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
65
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
348
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Wexler/Grant Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 312
(76%)
11,479
(72%)
 Not Eligible 75
(18%)
3,409
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(6%)
979
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Wexler/Grant Community School is ranked 117th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wexler/Grant Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) is significantly 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.

Wexler/Grant Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 525
2006 484
2007 449
2008 454
2009 462
2010 369
2011 398
2012 410

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 17.1
2007 18.2
2008 14.8
2009 16
2010 11.9
2011 13.5
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64571428571429
2006 0.82438016528926
2007 0.80178173719376
2008 0.86784140969163
2009 0.78354978354978
2010 0.92140921409214
2011 0.75628140703518
2012 0.81707317073171

Compare Wexler/Grant Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 81.7%
 

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

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