Union School

  • Union School serves 310 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Union School's student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#209 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
16%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
24%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
62%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.570.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFarmington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    1.6 miles
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    Burlington, CT 06013
    (860)673-2511
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    1.6 miles
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    Unionville, CT 06085
    (860)673-2579
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  • Avon Thompson Brook School
    Grades: 5-6 | 497 students
    2.0 miles
    150 Thompson Rd.
    Avon, CT 06001
    (860)404-4870
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  • Avon Avon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1024 students
    2.1 miles
    510 West Avon Rd.
    Avon, CT 06001
    (860)404-4740
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