Sherman School



Sherman School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sherman School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 27
1 36
2 27
3 34
4 41
5 36
6 43
7 30
8 37
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sherman School is a public elementary school located in Sherman, CT in the Sherman School District. It enrolls 333 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sherman School is the 425th largest public school in Connecticut and the 38,643rd largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.31

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Sherman School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 170
(51%)
170
(51%)
 Female 163
(49%)
163
(49%)

Sherman School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 310
(93%)
310
(93%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
9
(3%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
5
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sherman School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 314
(94%)
314
(94%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(6%)
19
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Sherman School is ranked 585th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sherman School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.7%) is significantly 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.

Sherman School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 484
2006 479
2007 456
2008 458
2009 444
2010 408
2011 397
2012 383
2013 372
2014 346
2015 333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 14.2
2007 12.2
2008 11.3
2009 11.9
2010 10.6
2011 10.5
2012 10.6
2013 10.2
2014 9.9
2015 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 0.021929824561404
2008 0.019650655021834
2009 0.029279279279279
2010 0.066176470588235
2011 0.065491183879093
2012 0.070496083550914
2013 0.045698924731183
2014 0.054913294797688
2015 0.057057057057057

Compare Sherman School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.7%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sherman School
Sherman, CT
Public PK - 08 333 10.6:1  
Sarah Noble Intermediate School
New Milford, CT
Public 03 - 05 959 13.6:1 5 miles
Pawling Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 391 12.6:1 5 miles
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Public PK - 02 434 12.3:1 5 miles
Wingdale Elementary School
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Public KG - 02 310 14.4:1 6 miles
Mizzentop Day School
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Private PK - 08 116 4:1 6 miles
Schaghticoke Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,031 12.9:1 6 miles
Pawling Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 426 12:1 6 miles
Faith Prep School
New Milford, CT
Private KG - 12 116 10:1 7 miles
Northville Elementary School
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Public PK - 02 441 13.6:1 7 miles
The Goddard School
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Private PK - TK 134 4:1 8 miles
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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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