Rowayton School

1 Roton Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06853
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Rowayton School serves 467 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Rowayton School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 467 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rowayton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Rowayton School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Rowayton School is ranked within the top 30% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Rowayton School is 0.61, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#240 out of 940 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
29%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
53%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rowayton School's ranking?
Rowayton School is ranked #240 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Rowayton School often compared to?
Rowayton Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Columbus Magnet School, Side By Side Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Rowayton School?
467 students attend Rowayton School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Rowayton School students are White, 32% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rowayton School?
Rowayton School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Rowayton School offer ?
Rowayton School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Rowayton School part of?
Rowayton School is part of Norwalk School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 467 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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