Ashford School

440 Westford Rd.
Ashford, CT 06278
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ashford School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Ashford School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Ashford School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Ashford School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ashford School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#507 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
84%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ashford School is E. O. Smith High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eastford Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eastford Eastford Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 150 students
    4.6 miles
    12 Westford Road
    Eastford, CT 06242
    (860) 974-1130
    4.6 PK-8 150
  • Willington Center School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 236 students
    4.9 miles
    12 Old Farms Rd.
    Willington, CT 06279
    (860) 429-9367
    4.9 PK-4 236
  • Stafford Springs Union Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 53 students
    6.7 miles
    18 Kinney Hollow Rd.
    Stafford Springs, CT 06076
    (860) 684-3146
    6.7 PK-8 53
  • Storrs Mansfield E. O. Smith High School Math: 58% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,132 student
    7.1 miles
    1235 Storrs Rd.
    Storrs Mansfield, CT 06268
    (860) 487-0877
    7.1 9-12 1,132
  • Chaplin Chaplin Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 147 students
    7.2 miles
    240 Palmer Rd.
    Chaplin, CT 06235
    (860) 455-9593
    7.2 PK-6 147

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