Jennings School

  • Jennings School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jennings School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Jennings School's student population of 289 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jennings School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jennings School is 0.42, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#180 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
75%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
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    Fairfield, CT 06825
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    0.8 miles
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    Grades: K-5 | 423 students
    0.9 miles
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