Robertson School

  • Robertson School serves 356 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Robertson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Robertson School's student population of 356 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students356 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Robertson School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Robertson School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Robertson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Robertson School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
Asian
27%
5%
Hispanic
21%
23%
Black
35%
13%
White
16%
56%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Robertson School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Connecticut by year.CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.740.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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