Life Skills



Life Skills Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Life Skills Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 2
6 3
7 1
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Life Skills is a public elementary school located in West Haven, CT in the West Haven School District. It enrolls 6 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 4.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 6
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 1.36

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Life Skills Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 3
(50%)
1,747
(52%)
 Female 3
(50%)
1,640
(48%)

Life Skills Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 2
(33%)
719
(21%)
 White 2
(33%)
1,173
(35%)
 Two or More 2
(33%)
111
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
133
(4%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
1,241
(37%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Life Skills Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 4
(67%)
2,159
(64%)
 Not Eligible 2
(33%)
1,228
(36%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Life Skills students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is 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.

Compare Life Skills to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
440.0% 4.4:1
 
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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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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