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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by DERBY School District serving 1,366 students in Derby, Connecticut.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

DERBY School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Derby Bradley School
    155 David Humphreys Rd.
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)736-5040

    Grades: K-5 | 326 students
  • Derby Derby High School
    75 Chatfield Street
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)736-5032

    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
  • Derby Derby Middle School
    73 Chatfield Street
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)736-1426

    Grades: 6-8 | 321 students
  • Derby Irving School
    9 Garden Place
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)736-5043

    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
  • Derby Little Raiders University
    75 Chatfield Street
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)446-4224

    Grades: PK | 45 students

Overview

School District NameDERBY School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,366 students
# of Teachers115 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students709 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students657 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.66
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students35 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students395 students
% Hispanic Students
29%
# of Black Students214 students
% Black Students
16%
# of White Students657 students
% White Students
48%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students59 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:45
# of Students in Kindergarten:98
# of Students in 1st Grade:91
# of Students in 2nd Grade:106
# of Students in 3rd Grade:114
# of Students in 4th Grade:119
# of Students in 5th Grade:127
# of Students in 6th Grade:97
# of Students in 7th Grade:119
# of Students in 8th Grade:105
# of Students in 9th Grade:99
# of Students in 10th Grade:79
# of Students in 11th Grade:83
# of Students in 12th Grade:84
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • DERBY School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
57%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $21,874 is higher than the state average of $20,983. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $21,493 is higher than the state average of $20,014. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$33 MM$31 MM
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Spending$32 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of DERBY School District and average spending for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,874$20,983
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Spending / Student$21,493$20,014
This chart display average spending per public school student in DERBY School District and average spending per public school student in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
DERBY School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Irving School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.