Branchville Elementary School



Branchville Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Branchville Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 47
1 52
2 81
3 71
4 91
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Branchville Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ridgefield, CT in the Ridgefield School District. It enrolls 405 students in grades 1st through 12th. Branchville Elementary School is the 322nd largest public school in Connecticut and the 31,137th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 405
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.03

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Branchville Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 212
(52%)
1,697
(48%)
 Male 193
(48%)
1,820
(52%)

Branchville Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 341
(84%)
3,040
(86%)
 Hispanic 28
(7%)
194
(6%)
 Asian 22
(5%)
191
(5%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
71
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
18
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Branchville Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 395
(98%)
3,429
(97%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
72
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
16
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Branchville Elementary School is ranked 616th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Branchville Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (2.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.2%. 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.

Branchville Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 503
2006 446
2007 438
2008 431
2009 425
2010 443
2011 430
2012 405

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.8
2006 17
2007 16.8
2008 16.4
2009 16.7
2010 15.3
2011 15.4
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.011928429423459
2006 0.011210762331839
2007 0.011415525114155
2008 0.0092807424593968
2009 0.018823529411765
2010 0.024830699774266
2011 0.02093023255814
2012 0.024691358024691

Compare Branchville Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 2.5%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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