Booth Free School

Tel: (860)354-9391
  • Booth Free School serves 78 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Booth Free School operates within the Regional 12 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 78 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 78 students
Booth Free School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Booth Free School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Booth Free School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Booth Free School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 14:1
Booth Free School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
Booth Free School Asian Students (1988-2009)
Booth Free School Black Students (1988-2015)
Booth Free School Black Students (1993-2007)
Booth Free School White Students (1988-2015)
n/a n/a
Booth Free School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
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.
0.12 0.41
Booth Free School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 n/a
Booth Free School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)

District Comparison

  • Regional 12 School District's student population of 747 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $28,063 is higher than the state average of $19,478. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $27,663 is higher than the state average of $18,711. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Regional 12 School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed 747 1,624
Regional 12 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $32 MM
Regional 12 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $23 MM $30 MM
Regional 12 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $28,063 $19,478
Regional 12 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $27,663 $18,711
Regional 12 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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