Mary R. Fisher Elementary School

785 Riverside Dr.
North Grosvenordale, CT 06255
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary R. Fisher Elementary School serves 414 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Mary R. Fisher 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 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 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 414 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mary R. Fisher Elementary School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary R. Fisher Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mary R. Fisher Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#588 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
91%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mary R. Fisher Elementary School's ranking?
Mary R. Fisher Elementary School is ranked #588 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Mary R. Fisher Elementary School often compared to?
Mary R. Fisher Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Thompson Middle School, Woodstock Elementary School, Putnam Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Mary R. Fisher Elementary School?
414 students attend Mary R. Fisher Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Mary R. Fisher Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary R. Fisher Elementary School?
Mary R. Fisher Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Mary R. Fisher Elementary School offer ?
Mary R. Fisher Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Mary R. Fisher Elementary School part of?
Mary R. Fisher Elementary School is part of Thompson School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 414 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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