Jerome Harrison School

  • Jerome Harrison School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 84%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Jerome Harrison School's student population of 380 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students380 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jerome Harrison School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
85-89%
84%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
80-84%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jerome Harrison School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jerome Harrison School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
91%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jerome Harrison School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jerome Harrison School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.170.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jerome Harrison School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jerome Harrison School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Branford School Distric School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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