42 Winthrop St.
Tariffville, CT 06081
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Tariffville School serves 241 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Tariffville School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Tariffville School's student population of 241 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Tariffville School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tariffville School is 0.60, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#228 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
28%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
60%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% CT state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% CT state average).

How many students attend Tariffville School?

241 students attend Tariffville School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

60% of Tariffville School students are White, 18% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Tariffville School?

Tariffville School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Tariffville School offer ?

Tariffville School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Tariffville School part of?

Tariffville School is part of Simsbury School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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