Jennings School

  • Jennings School serves 317 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 46%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Jennings School's student population of 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jennings School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jennings School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#243 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jennings School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.350.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFAIRFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
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    0.7 miles
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    0.7 miles
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    0.8 miles
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    Fairfield, CT 06825
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