Shelter Rock School

2 Crows Nest Rd.
Danbury, CT 06810
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Shelter Rock School serves 521 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Shelter Rock 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 521 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shelter Rock School's student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Shelter Rock School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Shelter Rock School is 0.59, 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
#743 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
59%
29%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
23%
49%
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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
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
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 Shelter Rock School's ranking?
Shelter Rock School is ranked #743 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Shelter Rock School?
521 students attend Shelter Rock School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Shelter Rock School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are White, 8% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shelter Rock School?
Shelter Rock School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Shelter Rock School offer ?
Shelter Rock School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shelter Rock School part of?
Shelter Rock School is part of Danbury School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 521 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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