35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Norfeldt School serves 317 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Norfeldt School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Norfeldt School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Norfeldt School's student population of 317 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Norfeldt School is ranked within the top 5% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Norfeldt School is 0.60, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#25 out of 957 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
60%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 317 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 50%)

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