Orange Avenue School

  • Orange Avenue School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orange Avenue School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Orange Avenue School's student population of 395 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orange Avenue School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Orange Avenue School is 0.35, 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#316 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
80%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.350.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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