Toquam Magnet School

Toquam Magnet School serves 680 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 41%.
Toquam Magnet School operates within the Stamford School District.

Overview

The student population of 680 students has grown by 50% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 680 students
Toquam Magnet School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Toquam Magnet School Total Teachers (1992-2013)
Students by Grade Toquam Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Toquam Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2013)
Asian
11%
4%
Toquam Magnet School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
46%
21%
Toquam Magnet School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
17%
13%
Toquam Magnet School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
26%
59%
Toquam Magnet School White Students (1992-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Toquam Magnet School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.69 0.40
Toquam Magnet School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
48%
32%
Toquam Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
10%
5%
Toquam Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,758 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,394 is higher than the state average of $15,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,429 is higher than the state average of $15,388. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Stamford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 15,758 1,728
Stamford   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $318 MM $29 MM
Stamford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $304 MM $28 MM
Stamford   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,394 $15,687
Stamford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,429 $15,388
Stamford   School District 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 Grades Students
  • StamfordDolan School
    51 Toms Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4441
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 531 students                      
  • DarienHolmes Elementary School
    18 Hoyt St
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)353-4371
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 433 students                      
  • StamfordJulia A. Stark School
    398 Glenbrook Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4583
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 612 students                      
  • StamfordSpringdale School
    1127 Hope St
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4575
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 654 students                      
  • StamfordNewfield School
    349 Pepper Ridge Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-4282
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 690 students                      

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