Toquam Magnet School

  • Toquam Magnet School serves 648 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Toquam Magnet School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Toquam Magnet School's student population of 648 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Toquam Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Toquam Magnet School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#616 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
56%
25%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
17%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStamford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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