Davenport Ridge School

  • Davenport Ridge School serves 626 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Davenport Ridge School operates within the Stamford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 626 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 626 students
Davenport Ridge School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Davenport Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Davenport Ridge School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Davenport Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Davenport Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
12%
5%
Davenport Ridge School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
30%
22%
Davenport Ridge School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
20%
13%
Davenport Ridge School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
37%
57%
Davenport Ridge School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Davenport Ridge School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Davenport Ridge School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Davenport Ridge School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.73 0.41
Davenport Ridge School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
33%
Davenport Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Davenport Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Stamford School District's student population of 15,760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,317 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,567 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Stamford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 15,760 1,624
Stamford School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $338 MM $33 MM
Stamford School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $326 MM $32 MM
Stamford School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,317 $20,523
Stamford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,567 $19,543
Stamford School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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