Thompson Brook School

150 Thompson Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Thompson Brook School serves 487 students in grades 5-6.
Thompson Brook School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 77% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Thompson Brook School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Thompson Brook School's student population of 487 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Thompson Brook School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Thompson Brook School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#187 out of 957 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
21%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
64%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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