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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
623
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.8% 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

100 80 60 40 20 0
75%
51%
82%
56%
67%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
49%
82%
55%
72%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 298 47.8%
Grade 8 325 52.2%
Total 623 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.8% 75.7% 52.2%
Black 7.5% 6.4% 13.1%
Hispanic 10.3% 10.8% 28.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.2% 7.1% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.0% 15.9% 41.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.6% 12.3% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 3.6% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,025 3,605,944
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 729.8 743
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.4% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.8% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.1% 28.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,384 1,385,437
Single Parent Households With Children 4.0% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.9% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 65.2% 40.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 41.2% 22.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.7% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.0% 15.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.4% 13.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.4% 10.2%
$15,000 or less 4.0% 8.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,594 $50,653,068 56.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,679 $6,752,938 7.6%
Staff $1,346 $5,413,612 6.1%
General Administration $395 $1,588,690 1.8%
School Administration $1,151 $4,629,322 5.2%
Operation $1,790 $7,199,380 8.1%
Transportation $721 $2,899,862 3.3%
Other $452 $1,817,944 2.0%
Total Support $7,535 $30,305,770 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,014 $8,100,308 9.1%
Total Expenditures $22,143 $89,059,146 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,287 $6,248,864,124 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,513 $769,306,875 6.4%
Staff $744 $378,421,693 3.1%
General Administration $500 $254,182,405 2.1%
School Administration $1,224 $622,702,946 5.2%
Operation $1,833 $932,487,697 7.7%
Transportation $1,115 $567,223,599 4.7%
Other $823 $418,636,588 3.5%
Total Support $7,753 $3,942,923,672 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,685 $1,874,079,452 15.5%
Total Expenditures $23,724 $12,065,874,668 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%