Meeting House Hill School

Serves grades 3 - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
24 Gillotti Rd.
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Phone
(203) 312-5905
District
NEW FAIRFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
FAIRFIELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
457
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

8

(10 is best)

Better than 74.8% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Meeting House Hill School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 55
Proficiency in Reading 62 55
Proficiency in Math 73 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 54
Proficiency in Reading 74 55
Proficiency in Math 69 53

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 52
Proficiency in Reading 78 58
Proficiency in Math 68 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.03
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.10
AVG FOR STATE 12.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 156 34.1%
Grade 4 140 30.6%
Grade 5 161 35.2%
Total 457 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.0% 85.0% 54.4%
Black 1.3% 1.6% 13.1%
Hispanic 12.9% 11.3% 26.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.6% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.7% 14.5% 40.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 11.0% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 3.5% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,992 3,572,665
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 557.7 736
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.4% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.3% 28.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.6% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,019 1,367,374
Single Parent Households With Children 4.0% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.1% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.7% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.2% 20.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.7% 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.2% 14.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.8% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 1.5% 8.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,517 $27,341,358 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,393 $3,306,982 7.2%
Staff $749 $1,778,126 3.9%
General Administration $364 $864,136 1.9%
School Administration $1,215 $2,884,410 6.3%
Operation $1,563 $3,710,562 8.1%
Transportation $829 $1,968,046 4.3%
Other $347 $823,778 1.8%
Total Support $6,459 $15,333,666 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,295 $3,074,330 6.7%
Total Expenditures $19,272 $45,751,728 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,332 $5,961,289,892 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,233 $648,643,527 5.9%
Staff $602 $316,810,879 2.9%
General Administration $430 $226,056,312 2.1%
School Administration $1,125 $591,680,129 5.4%
Operation $1,639 $862,383,060 7.9%
Transportation $958 $503,840,238 4.6%
Other $502 $264,042,937 2.4%
Total Support $6,488 $3,413,423,714 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,018 $1,587,449,357 14.5%
Total Expenditures $20,838 $10,962,132,878 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%