Parker Farms School

  • Parker Farms School serves 262 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Parker Farms School's student population of 262 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parker Farms School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parker Farms School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#497 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
24%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
67%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWallingford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wallingford James H. Moran Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
    0.6 miles
    141 Hope Hill Road
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)741-2900
    0.6 6-8 676
  • Wallingford Mark T. Sheehan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 820 students
    0.6 miles
    142 Hope Hill Road
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)294-5900
    0.6 9-12 820
  • Wallingford Highland School
    Grades: PK-2 | 334 students
    0.9 miles
    200 Highland Avenue
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)294-3970
    0.9 PK-2 334
  • Wallingford Harvest Park Special Education School
    Grades: 3-5 | 6 students
    1.1 miles
    415 Church Street
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)294-6290
    1.1 3-5 6
  • Wallingford Yalesville School
    Grades: 3-5 | 321 students
    1.2 miles
    415 Church Street
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)284-6900
    1.2 3-5 321

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