Norton School

  • Norton School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (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 76% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Norton School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#175 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
76%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norton School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.400.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCHESHIRE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Cheshire Cheshire High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1445 students
    1.1 miles
    525 South Main St.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)250-2511
    1.1 9-12 1445
  • Cheshire Doolittle School
    Grades: 1-6 | 464 students
    1.5 miles
    735 Cornwall Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3549
    1.5 1-6 464
  • Cheshire Dodd Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 783 students
    2.3 miles
    100 Park Place
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3249
    2.3 7-8 783
  • Cheshire Highland School
    Grades: K-6 | 722 students
    2.4 miles
    490 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-0335
    2.4 K-6 722
  • Prospect Prospect Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
    2.9 miles
    75 New Haven Road
    Prospect, CT 06712
    (203)578-3300
    2.9 PK-5 603

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