Riverfield School

  • Riverfield School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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.
  • Riverfield School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Riverfield School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverfield School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Riverfield School is 0.27, which is less than 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#35 out of 951 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
85%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverfield School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield 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
  • Fairfield Fairfield Ludlowe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,510 student
    0.9 miles
    785 Unquowa Rd.
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-7201
    0.9 9-12 1,510
  • Fairfield Roger Ludlowe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 857 students
    0.9 miles
    689 Unquowa Rd.
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-8345
    0.9 6-8 857
  • Fairfield Osborn Hill School
    Grades: K-5 | 423 students
    1.1 miles
    760 Stillson Rd.
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-8340
    1.1 K-5 423
  • Fairfield Holland Hill School
    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
    1.2 miles
    105 Meadowcroft Road
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-8314
    1.2 K-5 379
  • Southport Mill Hill School
    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
    1.4 miles
    635 Mill Hill Terrace
    Southport, CT 06890
    (203) 255-8320
    1.4 K-5 347

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