The Burnham School

  • The Burnham School serves 55 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • The Burnham School operates within the Regional 12 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 55 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students55 students
The Burnham School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %The Burnham School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
The Burnham School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeThe Burnham School Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

  • Regional 12 School District's student population of 747 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $27,005 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $26,547 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameRegional 12 School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed7471,624
Regional 12 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$23 MM$31 MM
Regional 12 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$22 MM$27 MM
Regional 12 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$27,005$17,550
Regional 12 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$26,547$15,389
Regional 12 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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