Algonquin School

  • Algonquin School serves 415 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Algonquin School operates within the Regional 16 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 415 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-3
Total Students415 students
Algonquin School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Algonquin School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Algonquin School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeAlgonquin School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
Algonquin School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Algonquin School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
22%
Algonquin School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
3%
13%
Algonquin School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
92%
57%
Algonquin School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Algonquin School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsAlgonquin School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT 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.
0.150.61
Algonquin School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
12%
33%
Algonquin School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
1%
5%
Algonquin School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Regional 16 School District's student population of 2,304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,125 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,096 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameRegional 16 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed2,3041,624
Regional 16 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$41 MM$31 MM
Regional 16 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$27 MM
Regional 16 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$17,125$17,550
Regional 16 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,096$15,389
Regional 16 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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