Toquam Magnet School

Toquam Magnet School serves 683 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Toquam Magnet School operates within the Stamford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 683 students has grown by 40% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 683 students
Toquam Magnet School Total Students (1992-2014)
Gender % Toquam Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Toquam Magnet School Total Teachers (1992-2014)
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 0.67 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 (1992-2014)
Asian
10%
5%
Toquam Magnet School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
50%
21%
Toquam Magnet School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
16%
13%
Toquam Magnet School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
23%
58%
Toquam Magnet School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Toquam Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.67 0.40
Toquam Magnet School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
48%
32%
Toquam Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
8%
5%
Toquam Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,860 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,073 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,975 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Stamford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 15,860 1,685
Stamford   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $302 MM $31 MM
Stamford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $300 MM $27 MM
Stamford   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,073 $17,550
Stamford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $19,975 $15,389
Stamford   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Stamford High School (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
    0.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 573 students51 Toms Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4441
    0.26-8573
  • DarienHolmes Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 454 students18 Hoyt St
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)353-4371
    0.6KG-5454
  • StamfordJulia A. Stark School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 616 students398 Glenbrook Rd
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4583
    1.1KG-5616
  • StamfordNewfield School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 707 students349 Pepper Ridge Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-4282
    1.1KG-5707
  • StamfordSpringdale School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 711 students1127 Hope St
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4575
    1.1KG-5711

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