Shelter Rock School

2 Crows Nest Rd,

Danbury, CT, 06810-7056

Tel: (203)797-4777
Grades: KG-5

419 students

Shelter Rock School serves 419 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Shelter Rock School operates within the Danbury School District.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 419 students
Shelter Rock School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Shelter Rock School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Shelter Rock School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Shelter Rock School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
4%
Shelter Rock School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
45%
20%
Shelter Rock School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
13%
Shelter Rock School Black (1988-2012)
White
34%
61%
Shelter Rock School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Shelter Rock School Sch Ethnicity Shelter Rock 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.
0.67 0.58
Shelter Rock School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
41%
30%
Shelter Rock School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
5%
Shelter Rock School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Danbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 10,488 1,781
Danbury   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $151 MM $29 MM
Danbury   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $149 MM $28 MM
Danbury   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,015 $15,687
Danbury   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,882 $15,388
Danbury   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Alternative Center For Excellence (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Rogers Park Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Street School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Danbury Alternative Center For Excellence
    Alternative School
    26 Locust Ave
    Danbury , CT , 06810
    (203)797-4786
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Danbury Rogers Park Middle School
    21 Memorial Dr
    Danbury , CT , 06810
    (203)797-4881
    1.3  mi  |  1110  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bethel Bethel Middle School
    600 Whittlesey Dr
    Bethel , CT , 06801
    (203)794-8663
    1.3  mi  |  693  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Danbury South Street School
    129 South St
    Danbury , CT , 06810
    (203)797-4787
    1.3  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Danbury Ellsworth Avenue School
    11 Seventh Ave
    Danbury , CT , 06810
    (203)797-4740
    1.4  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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