Farm Hill School

  • Farm Hill School serves 333 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Farm Hill School's student population of 333 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Farm Hill School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Farm Hill School is 0.70, which is more 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#673 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
24%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
43%
55%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Farm Hill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.700.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddletown 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
  • Middletown Icm - Farm Hill Special Education School
    Grades: 1-2 | 5 students
    0.1 miles
    390 Ridge Road
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860)346-1225
    0.1 1-2 5
  • Middletown Icm- Woodrow Wilson Middle School Special Education School
    Grades: 6-8 | 4 students
    0.2 miles
    1 Wilderman's Way
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860)638-1401
    0.2 6-8 4
  • Middletown Middletown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1238 students
    0.3 miles
    200 Larosa Lane
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860)704-4500
    0.3 9-12 1238
  • Middletown Woodrow Wilson Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 695 students
    0.3 miles
    370 Hunting Hill Ave.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860)347-8594
    0.3 7-8 695
  • Middletown Bielefield School
    Grades: K-5 | 288 students
    0.6 miles
    70 Maynard St.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860)347-4124
    0.6 K-5 288

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