Davenport Ridge School

Davenport Ridge School serves 552 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Davenport Ridge School operates within the Stamford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 552 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 552 students
Davenport Ridge School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Davenport Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Davenport Ridge School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Davenport Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 11:1 13:1
Davenport Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
5%
Davenport Ridge School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
31%
21%
Davenport Ridge School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
16%
13%
Davenport Ridge School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
40%
58%
Davenport Ridge School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Davenport Ridge School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Davenport Ridge 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.
0.71 0.40
Davenport Ridge School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
38%
32%
Davenport Ridge 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.
4%
5%
Davenport Ridge 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 The Academy Of Information Technology (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Turn Of River School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springdale School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StamfordSpringdale School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 711 students1127 Hope St
    StamfordCT 06906
    (203)977-4575
    0.7KG-5711
  • StamfordTurn Of River School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 546 students117 Vine Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-4284
    0.76-8546
  • StamfordNewfield School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 707 students349 Pepper Ridge Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-4282
    1KG-5707
  • StamfordToquam Magnet School
    Magnet School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 683 students123 Ridgewood Ave
    StamfordCT 06907
    (203)977-4556
    1.5KG-5683
  • StamfordRippowam Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 688 students381 High Ridge Rd
    StamfordCT 06905
    (203)977-5255
    1.66-8688

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