Ruth Chaffee School

160 Superior Ave, Newington, CT 06111 | (860) 666-4687
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 395
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Ruth Chaffee School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Ruth Chaffee School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 160 Superior Avenue, Newington, CT 06111
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Newington School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,063
  • Graduation Rate: 92.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.2
  • Enrolled Students: 4,467

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 395
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 193 (48.9%)
  • Females: 202 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 33 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 67 (17.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ruth Chaffee School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.8%
Black4110.4%
Asian369.1%
Hispanic5112.9%
White26466.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ruth Chaffee School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten41.0%
Kindergarten8922.5%
1st Grade7819.7%
2nd Grade8421.3%
3rd Grade6717.0%
4th Grade7318.5%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Ruth Chaffee School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
John Wallace Middle School
5-8 | 728 Students | 1.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Samuel B. Webb Elementary School
PK-6 | 444 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
John Paterson School
PK-4 | 490 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Highcrest School
KG-6 | 430 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Martin Kellogg Middle School
5-8 | 633 Students | 1.9 miles away

5 out of 5
Elizabeth Green School
PK-4 | 308 Students | 2.0 miles away

5 out of 5
Emerson-Williams School
PK-6 | 472 Students | 2.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
West Hill School
PK-5 | 626 Students | 2.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Chamberlain School
PK-3 | 475 Students | 2.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Anna Reynolds School
PK-4 | 445 Students | 2.6 miles away

5 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Ruth Chaffee School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Educators and Childhood Obesity
Obesity in childhood is rising to epidemic proportions in America and educators should be...
Helping Your Learning Disabled Child
Thousands of children in America struggle to learn on a daily basis. Many of them have invisible...
Those Pesky Little Transitions
Transitions are rarely easy, yet we have to encounter them every day of our lives. For school-aged...