Center Elementary School

Center Elementary School serves 417 students in grades PK-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Center Elementary School operates within the Brookfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-1
Total Students 417 students
Center Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Center Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Center Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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
Center Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
4%
Center Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
21%
Center Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
13%
Center Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
86%
59%
Center Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Center Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Center Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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
Center Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
7%
32%
Center Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
2%
5%
Center Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,791 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Brookfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,791 1,845
Brookfield   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $29 MM
District Spending $44 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,815 $15,687
Brookfield   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,040 $15,388
Brookfield   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brookfield High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whisconier Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huckleberry Hill Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrookfieldBrookfield High School
    45 Long Meadow Hill Rd
    BrookfieldCT 06804
    (203)775-7725
    1.3 mi | 918 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrookfieldWhisconier Middle School
    17 West Whisconier Rd
    BrookfieldCT 06804
    (203)775-7710
    2.4 mi | 851 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • BrookfieldHuckleberry Hill Elementary School
    100 Candlewood Lake Rd
    BrookfieldCT 06804
    (203)775-7675
    3.2 mi | 605 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • BridgewaterThe Burnham School
    80 Main St
    BridgewaterCT 06752
    (860)354-5559
    4 mi | 69 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DanburyStadley Rough School
    25 Karen Rd
    DanburyCT 06811
    (203)797-4773
    4.3 mi | 449 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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