Turn Of River School

  • Turn Of River School serves 610 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Turn Of River School operates within the Stamford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 610 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 610 students
Turn Of River School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Turn Of River School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Turn Of River School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Turn Of River School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Turn Of River School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
5%
Turn Of River School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
41%
22%
Turn Of River School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
16%
13%
Turn Of River School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
35%
57%
Turn Of River School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Turn Of River School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Turn Of River School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.41
Turn Of River School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Turn Of River School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Turn Of River School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Stamford School District's student population of 15,760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,066 is higher than the state average of $19,478. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,629 is higher than the state average of $18,711. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Stamford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 15,760 1,624
Stamford School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $316 MM $32 MM
Stamford School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $309 MM $30 MM
Stamford School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $20,066 $19,478
Stamford School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $19,629 $18,711
Stamford School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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