Norfeldt School

35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Norfeldt School serves 317 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Norfeldt School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Norfeldt School's student population of 317 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Norfeldt School is ranked within the top 10% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#69 out of 951 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Hartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norfeldt School is Hall High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is King Philip Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aiken School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Hartford Hall High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,490 student
    0.7 miles
    975 North Main St.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 232-4561
    0.7 9-12 1,490
  • West Hartford Aiken School
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    0.9 miles
    212 King Philip Dr.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 233-6994
    0.9 PK-5 421
  • West Hartford King Philip Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 933 students
    1.0 miles
    100 King Philip Dr.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 233-8236
    1.0 6-8 933
  • West Hartford Bugbee School
    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
    1.2 miles
    1943 Asylum Ave.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 929-5500
    1.2 K-5 394
  • West Hartford Braeburn School
    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
    2.2 miles
    45 Braeburn Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860) 561-2200
    2.2 K-5 349

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