Orange School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,173 students in Orange School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Orange School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Orange School District are Turkey Hill School, Peck Place School and Race Brook School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Orange School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Orange School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Orange School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 06
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
1,173 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
99 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Orange School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 196 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#38 out of 200 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Orange   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orange   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orange   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.39
0.64
# American Indian Students
2 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
164 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
14%
5%
# Hispanic Students
53 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
25%
# Black Students
16 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# White Students
900 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
77%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
40
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
144
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
166
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
146
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
168
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
149
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
180
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
180
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,026 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,111. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,621 is less than the state median of $21,658. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$26 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Orange   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$25 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Orange   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,026
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Orange   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$21,621
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in Orange   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Orange School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Turkey Hill School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
441 Turkey Hill Rd.
Orange, CT 06477
(203) 891-8040
Grades: 1-6
| 294 students
Rank: #22.
Peck Place School
Math: 73% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Peck Ln.
Orange, CT 06477
(203) 891-8034
Grades: 1-6
| 337 students
Rank: #33.
Race Brook School
Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
107 Grannis Rd.
Orange, CT 06477
(203) 891-8030
Grades: 1-6
| 358 students
Mary L. Tracy School
650 School House Lane
Orange, CT 06477
(203) 891-8028
Grades: PK-K
| 184 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 06
  • Students: 1,173 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39

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