Tokeneke Elementary School

7 Old Farm Rd,

Darien, CT, 06820-6113

Tel: (203)655-9666
Grades: PK-5

483 students

Tokeneke Elementary School serves 483 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Tokeneke Elementary School operates within the Darien School District.

Overview

The student population of 483 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 483 students
Tokeneke Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Tokeneke Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tokeneke Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Tokeneke Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Tokeneke Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
20%
Tokeneke Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Tokeneke Elementary School Black (1991-2010)
White
94%
61%
Tokeneke Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tokeneke Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tokeneke Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.77
Tokeneke Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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
30%
Tokeneke Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-1995)
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%
Tokeneke Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,815 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Darien School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,815 1,845
Darien   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $29 MM
District Spending $87 MM $28 MM
Darien   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,188 $15,687
Darien   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,365 $15,388
Darien   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Rowayton Rowayton School
    1 Roton Ave
    Rowayton , CT , 06850
    (203)899-2940
    1.1  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Darien Royle Elementary School
    133 Mansfield Ave
    Darien , CT , 06820
    (203)655-0044
    1.2  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Norwalk Roton Middle School
    201 Highland Ave
    Norwalk , CT , 06854
    (203)899-2930
    1.2  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Norwalk Brien Mcmahon High School
    300 Highland Ave
    Norwalk , CT , 06854
    (203)852-9488
    1.5  mi  |  1731  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norwalk Brookside Elementary School
    382 Highland Ave
    Norwalk , CT , 06854
    (203)899-2830
    1.6  mi  |  540  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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Fairfield County, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.43, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.77. The most diverse school district in Fairfield County is Ridgefield School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.