Buckley School

  • Buckley School serves 375 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Buckley School's student population of 375 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buckley School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buckley School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#409 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
24%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
54%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.650.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMANCHESTER SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    1.5 miles
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    1.5 miles
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    Manchester, CT 06042
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