Marvin Elementary School

15 Calf Pasture Beach Road
Norwalk, CT 06855
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Marvin Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Marvin Elementary 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 43% (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 47% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Marvin Elementary School's student population of 428 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Marvin Elementary 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 Marvin Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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
#618 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
25%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
33%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwalk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marvin Elementary School is Center For Global Studies (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Side By Side Charter School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Magnet School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norwalk Columbus Magnet School Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 367 students
    1.2 miles
    46 Concord Street
    Norwalk, CT 06854
    (203) 899-2840
    1.2 K-6 367
  • Norwalk Side By Side Charter School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 235 students
    1.2 miles
    10 Chestnut St.
    Norwalk, CT 06854
    (203) 857-0306
    1.2 PK-8 235
  • Norwalk Nathan Hale Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 680 students
    1.6 miles
    176 Strawberry Hill Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 899-2910
    1.6 6-8 680
  • Norwalk Naramake Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    1.8 miles
    16 King Street
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 899-2900
    1.8 PK-5 392
  • Norwalk Center For Global Studies Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 284 students
    2.0 miles
    300 Highland Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06854
    (203) 852-9488
    2 9-12 284

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