King Street Primary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
King Street Primary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
King Street Primary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

King Street Primary School's student population of 451 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students451 students
This chart display total students of King Street Primary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of King Street Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of King Street Primary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of King Street Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

King Street Primary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 King Street Primary School is 0.59, 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
#734 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of King Street Primary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King Street Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of King Street Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of King Street Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in King Street Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
54%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in King Street Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King Street Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
35%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King Street Primary 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
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in King Street Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King Street Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.590.64
This chart display the diversity score of King Street Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King Street Primary 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
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King Street Primary 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 NameDanbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to King Street Primary School is Danbury High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Fairfield Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is King Street Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Danbury King Street Intermediate School Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 389 students
    0.0 miles
    151 South King St.
    Danbury, CT 06811
    (203) 797-4761
    0 4-5 389
  • Danbury Danbury High School Math: 22% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,115 students
    1.6 miles
    43 Clapboard Ridge Rd.
    Danbury, CT 06811
    (203) 797-4803
    1.6 9-12 3,115
  • Danbury Western Ct Academy Of International Studies Elementary Magn Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    2.0 miles
    201 University Blvd.
    Danbury, CT 06810
    (203) 778-7462
    2 K-5 396
  • Danbury Mill Ridge Primary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 340 students
    2.4 miles
    49a High Ridge Rd.
    Danbury, CT 06811
    (203) 797-4781
    2.4 PK-3 340
  • Danbury Pembroke School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
    2.4 miles
    34 1/2 Pembroke Rd.
    Danbury, CT 06811
    (203) 797-4751
    2.4 K-5 344

School Reviews

Review King Street Primary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Should students wear uniforms? Learn more about the pros and cons of uniform policies in public schools.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Is your public school on Facebook? Learn about the positives and disadvantages with getting your district on the most popular destination online.