Algonquin School

Tel: (203)758-4408
Grades: PK-3

475 students

Algonquin School serves 475 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Algonquin School operates within the Regional 16 School District.

Overview

The student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 475 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade Algonquin School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Hispanic
3%
20%
Black
1%
13%
White
94%
61%
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 0.39
Algonquin School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
8%
30%
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.
3%
5%
Algonquin School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,477 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Regional 16 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 2,477 1,845
District Total Revenue $40 MM $29 MM
Regional   16 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $28 MM
Regional   16 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,460 $15,687
Regional   16 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,370 $15,388
Regional   16 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Crosby High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Community School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Hill School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ProspectCommunity School
    12 Center St
    ProspectCT 06712
    (203)758-6674
    0.2 mi | 208 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • ProspectLong River Middle School
    38 Columbia Ave
    ProspectCT 06712
    (203)758-4421
    0.4 mi | 579 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NaugatuckMaple Hill School
    641 Maple Hill Rd
    NaugatuckCT 06770
    (203)720-5236
    2.2 mi | 359 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CheshireDoolittle School
    735 Cornwall Ave
    CheshireCT 06410
    (203)272-3549
    2.7 mi | 537 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • NaugatuckCity Hill Middle School
    441 City Hill St
    NaugatuckCT 06770
    (203)720-5246
    3.1 mi | 709 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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New Haven 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 higher than the Connecticut average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in New Haven County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.