Thomas W. Mahan School



Thomas W. Mahan School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas W. Mahan School Students by Grade
PK 92
K 45
1 49
2 41
3 36
4 37
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas W. Mahan School is a public elementary school located in Norwich, CT in the Norwich School District. It enrolls 340 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas W. Mahan School is the 448th largest public school in Connecticut and the 37,593rd largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 340
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.4

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Thomas W. Mahan School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 190
(56%)
1,833
(49%)
 Male 150
(44%)
1,910
(51%)

Thomas W. Mahan School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 119
(35%)
1,381
(37%)
 Hispanic 84
(25%)
980
(26%)
 Asian 59
(17%)
281
(8%)
 Black 44
(13%)
699
(19%)
 Two or More 32
(9%)
366
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(1%)

Thomas W. Mahan School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(53%)
2,220
(59%)
 Not Eligible 122
(36%)
1,127
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(11%)
396
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Thomas W. Mahan School is ranked 187th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas W. Mahan School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.1%) 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.

Thomas W. Mahan School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 312
2006 284
2007 279
2008 289
2009 300
2010 317
2011 344
2012 340

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 18.2
2007 16.2
2008 14.7
2009 18.4
2010 17.6
2011 20.2
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41987179487179
2006 0.41197183098592
2007 0.43010752688172
2008 0.4636678200692
2009 0.56333333333333
2010 0.62460567823344
2011 0.65988372093023
2012 0.64117647058824

Compare Thomas W. Mahan School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 64.1%
 

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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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