Wightwood School

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 70
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  • Address
  • 56 Stony Creek Rd
  • Branford, CT 06405
  • Phone
  • (203) 481-0363
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School Description

Wightwood School enrolls 70 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Branford, CT, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $58,009.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 175
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • Other school association(s)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 70
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 12.8
    Full-Time Teachers: 10
    Part-Time Teachers: 8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 4.1
  • Percent Minority Students: 15.7%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 24 (34.3%)
  • Females: 46 (65.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wightwood School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black57.1%
Asian68.6%
Hispanic--
White4158.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wightwood School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten1825.7%
Kindergarten710.0%
1st Grade710.0%
2nd Grade811.4%
3rd Grade68.6%
4th Grade45.7%
5th Grade68.6%
6th Grade57.1%
7th Grade22.9%
8th Grade710.0%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010
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