Tokeneke Elementary School

7 Old Farm Rd

Darien, CT 06820-6113

Grades: PK-5

496 students

Tokeneke Elementary School serves 496 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Tokeneke Elementary School operates within the Darien School District.

Overview

The student population of 496 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 496 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
3%
21%
White
94%
59%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
32%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,859 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Darien School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,859 1,728
District Total Revenue $91 MM $29 MM
District Spending $87 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,188 $15,687
District Spending / Student $18,365 $15,388
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brien Mcmahon High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roton Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rowayton School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NorwalkRowayton School
    1 Roton Ave
    NorwalkCT 06850
    (203)899-2940
    1.1 mi | 461 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DarienRoyle Elementary School
    133 Mansfield Ave
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)655-0044
    1.2 mi | 413 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • NorwalkRoton Middle School
    201 Highland Ave
    NorwalkCT 06854
    (203)899-2930
    1.2 mi | 445 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NorwalkBrien Mcmahon High School
    Magnet School
    300 Highland Ave
    NorwalkCT 06854
    (203)852-9488
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | 1657 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NorwalkBrookside Elementary School
    382 Highland Ave
    NorwalkCT 06854
    (203)899-2830
    1.6 mi | 520 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 16, 2008 - A wonderful school, marvellous memories of teachers, all staff, buildings, meals, playgrounds. I attended from 1966 to 1972: Mr. Ralph Perschino was principal; Mr. Lyons vice principal. My name: Claire O'Meara - Posted by Student/Alumni

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