14 South St.
Roxbury, CT 06783
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Booth Free School serves 70 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Booth Free School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Booth Free School's student population of 70 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Booth Free School is ranked within the top 1% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Booth Free School is 0.12, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#3 out of 957 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
94%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.12
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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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
2%
5%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 70 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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