Booth Free School

  • Booth Free School serves 86 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (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 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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Booth Free School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Booth Free School's student population of 86 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Booth Free School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Booth Free School is 0.10, 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#169 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Booth Free School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Booth Free School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
24%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
95%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Booth Free School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.100.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Booth Free School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional 12 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Booth Free School is Shepaug Valley School (3.2 miles away)
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