The Burnham School

Grades: KG-5

69 students

The Burnham School serves 69 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
The Burnham School operates within the Regional 12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 69 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 69 students
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 7:1 13:1
Black
1%
13%
White
99%
59%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.02 0.40
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.
n/a
32%
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.
n/a 5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 841 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
School District Name Regional 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 841 1,728
District Total Revenue $23 MM $29 MM
District Spending $22 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,278 $15,687
District Spending / Student $21,910 $15,388
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 New Milford High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sarah Noble Intermediate School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Booth Free School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New MilfordNew Milford High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    388 Danbury Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)350-6647
    3 mi | 1480 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RoxburyBooth Free School
    14 South St
    RoxburyCT 06783
    (860)354-9391
    3.3 mi | 94 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • New MilfordHill And Plain School
    60 Old Town Park Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)354-5430
    3.3 mi | 464 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • New MilfordJohn Pettibone School
    2 Pickett District Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)354-3218
    3.4 mi | 419 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • New MilfordSarah Noble Intermediate School
    25 Sunny Valley Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)210-4020
    3.7 mi | 1031 students | Gr. 4-6                      

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