The Friendship School

  • The Friendship School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • The Friendship School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Friendship School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Friendship School is 0.66, which is more 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Friendship School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
13%
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White
47%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Friendship School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Friendship School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.660.42
This chart display the diversity score of The Friendship School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Friendship 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.
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Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterford Waterford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 846 students
    0.1 miles
    20 Rope Ferry Rd.
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860)437-6956
    0.1 9-12 846
  • Waterford Clark Lane Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
    0.7 miles
    105 Clark Ln.
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860)443-2837
    0.7 6-8 637
  • New London New London High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 585 students
    1.4 miles
    490 Jefferson Ave.
    New London, CT 06320
    (860)437-6400
    1.4 9-12 585
  • New London Harbor
    Grades: PK-4 | 224 students
    1.7 miles
    432 Montauk Avenue
    New London, CT 06320
    (860)447-6040
    1.7 PK-4 224
  • New London Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 416 students
    1.8 miles
    36 Waller St.
    New London, CT 06320
    (860)437-6480
    1.8 5-8 416

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