Preston Plains School



Preston Plains School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Preston Plains School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 38
7 59
8 55
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Preston Plains School is a public elementary school located in Preston, CT in the Preston School District. It enrolls 152 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 152
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.4

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Preston Plains School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 83
(55%)
226
(52%)
 Male 69
(45%)
212
(48%)

Preston Plains School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 130
(86%)
355
(81%)
 Hispanic 6
(4%)
29
(7%)
 Black 5
(3%)
15
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(3%)
20
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(3%)
8
(2%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
9
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Preston Plains School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 112
(74%)
341
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(18%)
73
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(9%)
24
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Preston Plains School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.3%) is lower than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Preston Plains School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 111
2006 178
2007 192
2008 168
2009 148
2010 134
2011 129
2012 134
2013 155
2014 157
2015 152

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.5
2006 13
2007 12.1
2008 10.4
2009 10.9
2010 9.6
2011 9.2
2012 9.6
2013 12.1
2014 15.7
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.072072072072072
2006 0.10112359550562
2007 0.11979166666667
2008 0.13690476190476
2009 0.10810810810811
2010 0.13432835820896
2011 0.18604651162791
2012 0.21641791044776
2013 0.25806451612903
2014 0.25477707006369
2015 0.26315789473684

Compare Preston Plains School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.3%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 152 16.2:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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