Doolittle School

  • Doolittle School serves 464 students in grades 1-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Doolittle School's student population of 464 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Doolittle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Doolittle School is 0.36, which is less 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 (CT)
Overall School Rank#184 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
79%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Doolittle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.360.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheshire School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheshire Dodd Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 783 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Park Place
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3249
    1.1 7-8 783
  • Cheshire Cheshire High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1445 students
    1.2 miles
    525 South Main St.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)250-2511
    1.2 9-12 1445
  • Cheshire Highland School
    Grades: K-6 | 722 students
    1.4 miles
    490 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-0335
    1.4 K-6 722
  • Cheshire Norton School
    Grades: K-6 | 418 students
    1.5 miles
    414 North Brooksvale Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-7283
    1.5 K-6 418
  • Cheshire Chapman School
    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
    1.9 miles
    38 Country Club Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3591
    1.9 K-6 323

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