Abraham Pierson School

  • Abraham Pierson School serves 280 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Abraham Pierson School's student population of 280 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abraham Pierson School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abraham Pierson School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#281 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
24%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
79%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.360.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClinton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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