Oliver Ellsworth School

  • Oliver Ellsworth School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Oliver Ellsworth 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Oliver Ellsworth School's student population of 405 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oliver Ellsworth 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oliver Ellsworth School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
83%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oliver Ellsworth School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
35%
13%
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White
30%
56%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oliver Ellsworth School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.750.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWindsor School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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