Washington School



Washington School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 99
1 77
2 96
3 91
4 88
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington School is a public elementary school located in West Haven, CT in the West Haven School District. It enrolls 469 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington School is the 185th largest public school in Connecticut and the 24,947th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 469
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.9

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Washington School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 247
(53%)
1,747
(52%)
 Female 222
(47%)
1,640
(48%)

Washington School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 231
(49%)
1,241
(37%)
 White 130
(28%)
1,173
(35%)
 Black 77
(16%)
719
(21%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
133
(4%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
111
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

Washington School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 347
(74%)
2,159
(64%)
 Not Eligible 122
(26%)
1,228
(36%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Washington School is ranked 104th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.0%) 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.

Washington School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 430
2006 413
2007 397
2008 403
2009 432
2010 459
2011 461
2012 440
2013 482
2014 480
2015 469

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 18.1
2007 15.7
2008 13.3
2009 15.3
2010 15.2
2011 15.1
2012 13.2
2013 14.1
2014 14.4
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36046511627907
2006 0.46246973365617
2007 0.51889168765743
2008 0.56327543424318
2009 0.62268518518519
2010 0.67538126361656
2011 0.66594360086768
2012 0.62727272727273
2013 0.69917012448133
2014 0.72291666666667
2015 0.73987206823028

Compare Washington School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.0%
 

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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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