Hayestown Avenue School

  • Hayestown Avenue School serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Hayestown Avenue School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayestown Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hayestown Avenue School is 0.66, 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#491 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
13%
5%
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Hispanic
50%
24%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
27%
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 Hayestown Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.660.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanbury School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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