Great Neck Elementary School



Great Neck Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Great Neck Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 53
2 48
3 71
4 40
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Great Neck Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waterford, CT in the Waterford School District. It enrolls 314 students in grades 1st through 12th. Great Neck Elementary School is the 465th largest public school in Connecticut and the 40,355th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 314
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.23

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Great Neck Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 164
(52%)
840
(50%)
 Male 150
(48%)
845
(50%)

Great Neck Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 264
(84%)
1,338
(79%)
 Hispanic 20
(6%)
158
(9%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
61
(4%)
 Asian 8
(3%)
72
(4%)
 Black 8
(3%)
45
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
11
(1%)

Great Neck Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 235
(75%)
1,342
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(23%)
279
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
64
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Great Neck Elementary School is ranked 378th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Great Neck Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.2%) is 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.

Great Neck Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 384
2011 351
2012 353
2013 339
2014 340
2015 314

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 12
2011 12
2012 11.7
2013 13
2014 12.2
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.15625
2011 0.17378917378917
2012 0.17847025495751
2013 0.20648967551622
2014 0.23235294117647
2015 0.2515923566879

Compare Great Neck Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.2%
 
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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