Henry James Memorial School

  • Henry James Memorial School serves 739 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Henry James Memorial School operates within the Simsbury School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 739 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003, 2008)
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 739 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Asian
6%
5%
Hispanic
5%
22%
Black
4%
13%
White
84%
57%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
33%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%

District Comparison

  • Simsbury School District's student population of 4,275 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,129 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,433 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Simsbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,275 1,624
District Total Revenue $83 MM $33 MM
District Spending $80 MM $32 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,129 $20,523
District Spending / Student $18,433 $19,543
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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