Connecticut Farms

  • Connecticut Farms serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Connecticut Farms's student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Connecticut Farms's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Connecticut Farms is 0.74, which is more 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 (NJ)
Overall School Rank#685 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Connecticut Farms and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut Farms and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
13%
10%
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Hispanic
36%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Connecticut Farms.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.740.43
This chart display the diversity score of Connecticut Farms and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut Farms and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTownship of Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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