Wequonnoc Magnet School



Wequonnoc Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wequonnoc Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 42
2 43
3 37
4 40
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wequonnoc Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Taftville, CT in the Norwich School District. It enrolls 245 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wequonnoc Magnet School is the 568th largest public school in Connecticut and the 45,823rd largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 245
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.8

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Wequonnoc Magnet School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 128
(52%)
1,472
(52%)
 Female 117
(48%)
1,372
(48%)

Wequonnoc Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 87
(36%)
948
(33%)
 Hispanic 76
(31%)
844
(30%)
 Black 48
(20%)
496
(17%)
 Two or More 31
(13%)
308
(11%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
225
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Wequonnoc Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 169
(69%)
1,890
(66%)
 Not Eligible 48
(20%)
626
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(11%)
328
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Wequonnoc Magnet School is ranked 214th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wequonnoc Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Wequonnoc Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 281
2006 242
2007 255
2008 225
2009 236
2010 260
2011 260
2012 278
2013 255
2014 236
2015 245

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 17.8
2007 15.8
2008 13
2009 16.5
2010 18.3
2011 19.1
2012 19.6
2013 19.3
2014 16.4
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62989323843416
2006 0.6900826446281
2007 0.69411764705882
2008 0.76888888888889
2009 0.77118644067797
2010 0.83461538461538
2011 0.85
2012 0.78776978417266
2013 0.8
2014 0.83474576271186
2015 0.80408163265306

Compare Wequonnoc Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.4%
 

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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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