Orchard Hill School

  • Orchard Hill School serves 638 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Hill 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Orchard Hill School's student population of 638 students has grown by 64% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students638 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Hill 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 Orchard Hill School is 0.64, which is equal to 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#59 out of 951 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
26%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
53%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Windsor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • South Windsor Timothy Edwards School
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    0.3 miles
    100 Arnold Way
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860) 648-5030
    0.3 6-8 963
  • South Windsor Philip R. Smith School
    Grades: PK-5 | 379 students
    1.3 miles
    949 Avery St.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860) 648-5025
    1.3 PK-5 379
  • South Windsor South Windsor High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,302 student
    1.5 miles
    161 Nevers Rd.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860) 648-5000
    1.5 9-12 1,302
  • Vernon Rockville Skinner Road School
    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
    2.7 miles
    90 Skinner Rd.
    Vernon Rockville, CT 06066
    (860) 870-6180
    2.7 PK-5 334
  • Manchester Bowers School
    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
    2.9 miles
    141 Princeton St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860) 647-3313
    2.9 K-6 416

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