Toquam Magnet School

123 Ridgewood Ave,

Stamford, CT, 06907-2620

Tel: (203)977-4556
Grades: KG-5

647 students

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 (1992-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Toquam Magnet School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2012)
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 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Toquam Magnet School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
4%
Toquam Magnet School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
40%
20%
Toquam Magnet School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
20%
13%
Toquam Magnet School Black (1992-2012)
White
26%
61%
Toquam Magnet School White (1992-2012)
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 0.58
Toquam Magnet School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
45%
30%
Toquam Magnet 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.
9%
5%
Toquam Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 1,781
Stamford   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 $21,401 $15,687
Stamford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,436 $15,388
Stamford   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 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
  • Stamford Dolan School
    51 Toms Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06906
    (203)977-4441
    0.2  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Darien Holmes Elementary School
    18 Hoyt St
    Darien , CT , 06820
    (203)353-4371
    0.6  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Stamford Julia A. Stark School
    398 Glenbrook Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06906
    (203)977-4583
    1.1  mi  |  567  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Stamford Springdale School
    1127 Hope St
    Stamford , CT , 06906
    (203)977-4575
    1.1  mi  |  620  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Stamford Newfield School
    349 Pepper Ridge Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)977-4282
    1.1  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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