Long Hill School

  • Long Hill School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Long Hill School's student population of 408 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students408 students
This chart display total students of Long Hill School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Long Hill School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Long Hill School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Long Hill School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Long Hill School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Long Hill School is 0.62, which is more 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#333 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Long Hill 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Long Hill 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Long Hill School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Long Hill School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Long Hill School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Long Hill School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
57%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Long Hill School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Long Hill School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Long Hill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.620.42
This chart display the diversity score of Long Hill School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Long Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Long Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSHELTON SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shelton Sunnyside School
    Grades: K-4 | 219 students
    1.4 miles
    418 River Rd.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203)922-3021
    1.4 K-4 219
  • Shelton Perry Hill Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 742 students
    1.9 miles
    60 Perry Hill Road
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203)924-4002
    1.9 5-6 742
  • Shelton Intermediate School
    Grades: 7-8 | 783 students
    2.6 miles
    675 Constitution Blvd. No.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203)926-2000
    2.6 7-8 783
  • Shelton Shelton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1481 students
    2.7 miles
    120 Meadow St.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203)922-3004
    2.7 9-12 1481
  • Shelton Elizabeth Shelton School
    Grades: K-4 | 452 students
    2.8 miles
    138 Willoughby Rd.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203)929-1330
    2.8 K-4 452

School Reviews

Review Long Hill 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
Learn how you can help improve your child's food options in public school cafeterias.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.