Tokeneke Elementary School

7 Old Farm Rd

Darien, CT 06820-6113

Tel: (203)655-9666
Grades PK-5
492 students
Tokeneke Elementary School serves 492 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Tokeneke Elementary School operates within the Darien School District.

School Overview

The student population of 492 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 492 students
Tokeneke Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tokeneke Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Tokeneke Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tokeneke Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less 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 13:1 13:1
Tokeneke Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
5%
Tokeneke Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
3%
21%
Tokeneke Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
94%
58%
Tokeneke Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Tokeneke Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.40
Tokeneke Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
n/a
32%
Tokeneke Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-1995)
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.
n/a
5%
Tokeneke Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

Darien School District's student population of 4,903 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,121 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,920 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Darien School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,903 1,685
Darien   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $31 MM
Darien   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $86 MM $27 MM
Darien   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $19,121 $17,550
Darien   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $17,920 $15,389
Darien   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Brien Mcmahon High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roton Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rowayton School (1.1 miles away)
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School Reviews

A wonderful school, marvellous memories of teachers, all staff, buildings, meals, playgrounds. I attended from 1966 to 1972: Mr. Ralph Perschino was principal; Mr. Lyons vice principal. My name: Claire O'Meara
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 06/16/08

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