Henry James Memorial School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
155 Firetown Rd.
Simsbury, CT 06070
Phone
(860) 651-3341
District
SIMSBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
689
Classroom Teachers
54

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.7% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Henry James Memorial School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 49
Proficiency in Reading 84 54
Proficiency in Math 71 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 48
Proficiency in Reading 84 55
Proficiency in Math 67.0 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.76
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.25
AVG FOR STATE 12.68
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 345 50.1%
Grade 8 344 49.9%
Total 689 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.2% 80.2% 56.5%
Black 6.4% 5.9% 13.2%
Hispanic 7.0% 7.1% 24.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.5% 6.7% 5.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 9.7% 34.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 7.9% 30.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 1.8% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,307 3,588,184
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 708.8 739
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.5% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.1% 28.7%
65 OR OLDER 16.5% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,056 1,361,755
Single Parent Households With Children 4.0% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.9% 38.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.6% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.0% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.7% 14.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.9% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 3.3% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,533 $47,965,747 58.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,371 $5,701,989 7.0%
Staff $962 $4,000,958 4.9%
General Administration $342 $1,422,378 1.7%
School Administration $995 $4,138,205 5.1%
Operation $1,751 $7,282,409 8.9%
Transportation $695 $2,890,505 3.5%
Other $350 $1,455,650 1.8%
Total Support $6,466 $26,892,094 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,708 $7,103,572 8.7%
Total Expenditures $19,707 $81,961,413 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,031 $5,894,537,937 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,197 $639,653,047 5.8%
Staff $587 $313,640,423 2.9%
General Administration $413 $220,720,361 2.0%
School Administration $1,083 $578,570,934 5.3%
Operation $1,607 $858,657,889 7.8%
Transportation $921 $492,088,576 4.5%
Other $480 $256,462,544 2.3%
Total Support $6,287 $3,359,722,377 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,237 $1,729,571,900 15.7%
Total Expenditures $20,554 $10,983,888,036 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%