Cranbury Elementary School

  • Cranbury Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cranbury Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Cranbury Elementary School's student population of 447 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students447 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Cranbury Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cranbury Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cranbury Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#508 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cranbury Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cranbury Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
50%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cranbury Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cranbury Elementary 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
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cranbury Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwalk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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