Eli Whitney School



Eli Whitney School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Eli Whitney School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 59
2 65
3 67
4 84
5 65
6 86
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Eli Whitney School is a public elementary school located in Stratford, CT in the Stratford School District. It enrolls 505 students in grades 1st through 12th. Eli Whitney School is the 130th largest public school in Connecticut and the 21,426th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 505
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5

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Eli Whitney School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 266
(53%)
1,866
(51%)
 Female 239
(47%)
1,797
(49%)

Eli Whitney School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 283
(56%)
1,558
(43%)
 Hispanic 111
(22%)
1,079
(29%)
 Black 76
(15%)
762
(21%)
 Asian 22
(4%)
134
(4%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
125
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Eli Whitney School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 326
(65%)
1,959
(53%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 179
(35%)
1,704
(47%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Eli Whitney School is ranked 228th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Eli Whitney School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.4%) is slightly 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.

Eli Whitney School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 602
2006 503
2007 516
2008 518
2009 525
2010 532
2011 537
2012 520
2013 517
2014 516
2015 505

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 14.8
2007 14.4
2008 13.4
2009 15.2
2010 14.8
2011 15.8
2012 14.2
2013 15
2014 14.8
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2093023255814
2006 0.22465208747515
2007 0.26550387596899
2008 0.069498069498069
2009 0.32
2010 0.33458646616541
2011 0.37057728119181
2012 0.38076923076923
2013 0.33268858800774
2014 0.3468992248062
2015 0.35445544554455

Compare Eli Whitney School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.4%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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