Henry James Memorial School

Henry James Memorial School serves 725 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Henry James Memorial School operates within the Simsbury School District.

School Overview

The student population of 725 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003, 2008)
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 725 students
Henry James Memorial School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Henry James Memorial School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Henry James Memorial School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Henry James Memorial School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less 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 13:1 13:1
Henry James Memorial School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.26 0.40
Henry James Memorial 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.
5%
32%
Henry James Memorial 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.
1%
5%
Henry James Memorial School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,348 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,640 is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,621 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Simsbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,348 1,685
Simsbury   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $31 MM
Simsbury   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $76 MM $27 MM
Simsbury   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,640 $17,550
Simsbury   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,621 $15,389
Simsbury   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 Simsbury High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Global Experience Magnet School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SimsburyCentral School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 392 students29 Massaco St
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)658-4732
    0.5PK-6392
  • SimsburySimsbury High School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1512 students34 Farms Village Rd
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)658-0451
    19-121512
  • SimsburySquadron Line School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 625 students44 Squadron Line Rd
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)658-2251
    1.3PK-6625
  • West SimsburyTootin' Hills School
    2.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 397 students25 Nimrod Rd
    West SimsburyCT 06092
    (860)658-7629
    2.9KG-6397
  • WeatogueLatimer Lane School
    3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 423 students33 Mountain View Rd
    WeatogueCT 06089
    (860)658-4774
    3KG-6423

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