Turn Of River School

  • Turn Of River School serves 636 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Turn Of River School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Turn Of River School's student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turn Of River School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Turn Of River School is 0.68, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#707 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
48%
25%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
26%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStamford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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