West Stafford School



West Stafford School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Stafford School Students by Grade
PK 73
K 51
1 74
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Stafford School is a public elementary school located in Stafford Springs, CT in the Stafford School District. It enrolls 198 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Stafford School is the 596th largest public school in Connecticut and the 48,211th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 198
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.05

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West Stafford School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 103
(52%)
605
(49%)
 Male 95
(48%)
631
(51%)

West Stafford School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 166
(84%)
1,098
(89%)
 Hispanic 17
(9%)
76
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(7%)
35
(3%)
 Black 1
(1%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Stafford School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 126
(64%)
845
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 62
(31%)
308
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(5%)
83
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, West Stafford School is ranked 371st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Stafford School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.4%) is slightly 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.

West Stafford School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 309
2006 279
2007 203
2008 194
2009 191
2010 188
2011 200
2012 198

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 15.9
2007 14.1
2008 11.8
2009 14.7
2010 13.5
2011 14.3
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.097087378640777
2006 0.1326164874552
2007 0.27586206896552
2008 0.34020618556701
2009 0.37696335078534
2010 0.37234042553191
2011 0.335
2012 0.36363636363636

Compare West Stafford School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.4%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Stafford School
Stafford Springs, CT
Public PK - 01 198 15.2:1  
Stafford Elementary School
Stafford Springs, CT
Public 02 - 05 477 10.6:1 3 miles
St Edward School
Stafford Springs, CT
Private PK - 08 104 9:1 3 miles
Stafford Middle School
Stafford Springs, CT
Public 06 - 08 383 10.2:1 3 miles
Crystal Lake School
Ellington, CT
Public KG - 04 210 15.7:1 4 miles
Staffordville School
Stafford Springs, CT
Public PK - 01 178 15.1:1 5 miles
Mabelle B. Avery Middle School
Somers, CT
Public 06 - 08 363 12.3:1 6 miles
Somers Elementary School
Somers, CT
Public PK - 05 674 14.5:1 6 miles
Tolland Intermediate School
Tolland, CT
Public 03 - 05 666 13.5:1 7 miles
Tolland Middle School
Tolland, CT
Public 06 - 08 688 12.7:1 7 miles
The Grammar School at Somersville
Somersville, CT
Private PK - 06 70 6:1 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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