Wapping Elementary School

  • Wapping Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wapping Elementary School's student population of 328 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wapping Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wapping Elementary 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)
Overall School Rank#235 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wapping Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
23%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
24%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
52%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wapping Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.660.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSOUTH WINDSOR SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • South Windsor South Windsor High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1326 students
    0.2 miles
    161 Nevers Rd.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860)648-5000
    0.2 9-12 1326
  • South Windsor Eli Terry School
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    1.5 miles
    569 Griffin Rd.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860)648-5020
    1.5 PK-5 439
  • South Windsor Orchard Hill School
    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
    1.8 miles
    350 Foster St.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860)648-5015
    1.8 PK-5 422
  • South Windsor Timothy Edwards School
    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
    2.0 miles
    100 Arnold Way
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860)648-5030
    2.0 6-8 964
  • South Windsor Philip R. Smith School
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    2.3 miles
    949 Avery St.
    South Windsor, CT 06074
    (860)648-5025
    2.3 PK-5 312

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