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
Algonquin School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Algonquin School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Algonquin School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Algonquin School Asian (1989-2010)
Hispanic
3%
20%
Algonquin School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Algonquin School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
61%
Algonquin School White (1988-2012)
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 0.58
Algonquin 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.
8%
30%
Algonquin School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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 (1999-2012)

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 1,781
District Total Revenue $40 MM $29 MM
District Spending $38 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,460 $15,687
District Spending / Student $14,370 $15,388
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 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
  • Prospect Community School
    12 Center St
    Prospect , CT , 06712
    (203)758-6674
    0.2  mi  |  208  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Prospect Long River Middle School
    38 Columbia Ave
    Prospect , CT , 06712
    (203)758-4421
    0.4  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Naugatuck Maple Hill School
    641 Maple Hill Rd
    Naugatuck , CT , 06770
    (203)720-5236
    2.2  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Cheshire Doolittle School
    735 Cornwall Ave
    Cheshire , CT , 06410
    (203)272-3549
    2.7  mi  |  537  students  |  Gr.  1-6
  • Naugatuck City Hill Middle School
    441 City Hill St
    Naugatuck , CT , 06770
    (203)720-5246
    3.1  mi  |  709  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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