Plainfield High School



Plainfield High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plainfield High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 193
10 166
11 194
12 187

Plainfield High School is a public high school of the Plainfield School District located in Central Village, CT. It has 740 students in grades 9th through 12th. Plainfield High School is the 102nd largest public high school in Connecticut and the 7,790th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 740
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 59

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Plainfield High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 370
(50%)
370
(50%)
 Female 370
(50%)
370
(50%)

Plainfield High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 652
(88%)
652
(88%)
 Hispanic 32
(4%)
32
(4%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
20
(3%)
 Black 18
(2%)
18
(2%)
 American Indian 13
(2%)
13
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Plainfield High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 452
(61%)
452
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 230
(31%)
230
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(8%)
58
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Plainfield High School is ranked 63rd out of 0 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plainfield High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 33.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Plainfield High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 645
2006 887
2007 916
2008 873
2009 852
2010 792
2011 758
2012 740

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 18
2007 14.3
2008 13.2
2009 14
2010 12.8
2011 11.8
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35038759689922
2006 0.24577226606539
2007 0.22598253275109
2008 0.21191294387171
2009 0.22887323943662
2010 0.28409090909091
2011 0.37598944591029
2012 0.38918918918919

Compare Plainfield High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,152.3% 11.5:1
 
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.6%
 
This School 38.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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