Frederick Brewster School

  • Frederick Brewster School serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is approximately equal to 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 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Frederick Brewster School's student population of 260 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frederick Brewster School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frederick Brewster School is 0.20, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
24%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
89%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional 13 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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