500 Whittlesey Dr.
Bethel, CT 06801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ralph M. T. Johnson School serves 695 students in grades 3-5.
Ralph M. T. Johnson School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 65% (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 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 695 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ralph M. T. Johnson School's student population of 695 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
695 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Ralph M. T. Johnson School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Ralph M. T. Johnson School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#374 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
28%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
62%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% CT state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% CT state average).

How many students attend Ralph M. T. Johnson School?

695 students attend Ralph M. T. Johnson School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

62% of Ralph M. T. Johnson School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ralph M. T. Johnson School?

Ralph M. T. Johnson School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Ralph M. T. Johnson School offer ?

Ralph M. T. Johnson School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 695 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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