Shelter Rock School

Tel: (203)797-4777
  • Shelter Rock School serves 497 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Shelter Rock School operates within the Danbury School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 497 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 497 students
Shelter Rock School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Shelter Rock School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Shelter Rock School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Shelter Rock School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Shelter Rock School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
8%
5%
Shelter Rock School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
43%
22%
Shelter Rock School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Shelter Rock School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
41%
57%
Shelter Rock School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shelter Rock School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Shelter Rock School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Shelter Rock School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.41
Shelter Rock School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
33%
Shelter Rock School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
5%
Shelter Rock School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Danbury School District's student population of 10,520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,384 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,083 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Danbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 10,520 1,624
Danbury School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $33 MM
Danbury School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $163 MM $32 MM
Danbury School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,384 $20,523
Danbury School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,083 $19,543
Danbury School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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