Toquam Magnet School

Toquam Magnet School serves 647 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Toquam Magnet School operates within the Stamford School District.

Overview

The student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 647 students
Toquam Magnet School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade Toquam Magnet School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more 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 15:1 13:1
Asian
11%
4%
Hispanic
40%
20%
Black
20%
13%
White
26%
61%
All Ethnic Groups Toquam Magnet School Sch Ethnicity Toquam Magnet 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.
0.73 0.39
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.
45%
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.
9%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,493 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Stamford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 15,493 1,845
District Total Revenue $318 MM $29 MM
Stamford   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $304 MM $28 MM
Stamford   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,394 $15,687
Stamford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,429 $15,388
Stamford   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 The Academy Of Information Technology (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dolan School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holmes Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • StamfordDolan School
    51 Toms Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4441
    0.2 mi | 528 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DarienHolmes Elementary School
    18 Hoyt St
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)353-4371
    0.6 mi | 419 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • StamfordJulia A. Stark School
    398 Glenbrook Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4583
    1.1 mi | 567 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • StamfordSpringdale School
    1127 Hope St
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4575
    1.1 mi | 620 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • StamfordNewfield School
    349 Pepper Ridge Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-4282
    1.1 mi | 687 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Stamford, 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 0.66, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Stamford is Westover School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.