Simpson-waverly School

  • Simpson-waverly School serves 314 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Simpson-waverly School's student population of 314 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Simpson-waverly School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Simpson-waverly School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#953 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
44%
24%
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Black
56%
13%
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White
n/a
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.500.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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