10 Stadley Rough Rd.
Danbury, CT 06811
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Great Plain School serves 294 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Great Plain School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Great Plain School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Great Plain School's student population of 294 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Great Plain School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Great Plain School is 0.62, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#192 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
38%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30%)

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