Hayestown Avenue School

  • Hayestown Avenue School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Hayestown Avenue School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hayestown Avenue School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Hayestown Avenue School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayestown Avenue School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hayestown Avenue School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#508 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
53%
25%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
26%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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I had a wonderful time being at this school too bad I moved but they were so kind :) It's been almost 4 years since I've last been there I'll be graduating and moving onto high school in 2 years I guess 1 (cause of COVID-19). They taught me so much and I hope more students come in; I had a lot of friends and I hope they are just fine! Love from NYC.
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