Shepaug Valley School

  • Shepaug Valley School serves 409 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Shepaug Valley School's student population of 409 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shepaug Valley School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shepaug Valley School is 0.20, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#223 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
9%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
89%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shepaug Valley School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.200.42
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shepaug Valley School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional 12 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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