380 Foster St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Orchard Hill School serves 638 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Orchard Hill School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Orchard Hill School's student population of 638 students has grown by 63% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
638 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Orchard Hill School is ranked within the top 10% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#67 out of 957 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 638 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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