The Burnham School

Tel: (860)354-5559
Grades KG-5
64 students
The Burnham School serves 64 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
The Burnham School operates within the Regional 12 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 64 students has declined by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 64 students
The Burnham School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % The Burnham School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
The Burnham School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade The Burnham School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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
The Burnham School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
White
97%
58%
The Burnham School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups The Burnham 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.
0.06 0.40
The Burnham 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.
n/a
32%
The Burnham 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.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 796 students has decreased by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $23,462 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,064 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Regional 12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 796 1,685
Regional   12 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $31 MM
Regional   12 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $27 MM
Regional   12 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $23,462 $17,550
Regional   12 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $23,064 $15,389
Regional   12 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 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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  • New MilfordNew Milford High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1426 students388 Danbury Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)350-6647
    39-121426
  • RoxburyBooth Free School
    3.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 85 students14 South St
    RoxburyCT 06783
    (860)354-9391
    3.3KG-585
  • New MilfordHill And Plain School
    3.3 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 473 students60 Old Town Park Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)354-5430
    3.3PK-3473
  • New MilfordJohn Pettibone School
    3.4 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 386 students2 Pickett District Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)354-3218
    3.4PK-3386
  • New MilfordSarah Noble Intermediate School
    3.7 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 1053 students25 Sunny Valley Rd
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)210-4020
    3.74-61053

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