A. W. Cox School

  • A. W. Cox School serves 302 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • A. W. Cox School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

School Overview

  • A. W. Cox School's student population of 302 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students302 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of A. W. Cox School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of A. W. Cox School by grade.

School Comparison

  • A. W. Cox School is ranked within the top 30% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A. W. Cox School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of A. W. Cox School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of A. W. Cox School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of A. W. Cox School and the average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of Asian students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of Black students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
82%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of White students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A. W. Cox School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.320.42
This chart display the diversity score of A. W. Cox School and the average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in A. W. Cox School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGuilford School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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