Pembroke School

  • Pembroke School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Pembroke School's student population of 348 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pembroke School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pembroke School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#566 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
24%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
39%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pembroke School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.660.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDANBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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