Orchard Hill School

350 Foster St, South Windsor, CT 06074 | (860) 648-5015
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 466
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 350 Foster Street, South Windsor, CT 06074
School District Details
  • South Windsor School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,010
  • Graduation Rate: 88.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 4,654

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 466
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 241 (51.7%)
  • Females: 225 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (2.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 30 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 42 (9.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Orchard Hill School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black275.8%
Asian6413.7%
Hispanic275.8%
White34674.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Orchard Hill School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten30.6%
Kindergarten6012.9%
1st Grade6513.9%
2nd Grade8017.2%
3rd Grade8618.5%
4th Grade9720.8%
5th Grade7516.1%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Orchard Hill School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CMT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CMT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.3%88.4%83.6%
200991.5%89.9%82.8%
200879.2%87.5%80.7%
 
Reading Test
201078.6%77.9%72.3%
200983.0%81.9%71.1%
200864.8%77.6%68.4%
 
Writing Test
201086.9%84.0%80.3%
200994.7%92.4%83.2%
200883.1%88.9%82.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201096.9%94.8%85.2%
200988.9%93.9%84.6%
200896.5%92.5%81.5%
 
Reading Test
201086.6%86.1%72.9%
200986.1%88.0%74.4%
200880.2%83.6%69.7%
 
Writing Test
201094.8%92.7%86.5%
200995.9%92.9%85.0%
200891.9%92.5%84.8%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.9%94.9%87.8%
200997.7%94.6%85.9%
200892.1%91.5%83.1%
 
Reading Test
201083.6%87.2%75.4%
200995.2%91.7%77.7%
200883.2%85.4%74.0%
 
Science Test
201094.7%92.8%82.5%
200998.9%95.0%82.9%
200894.1%92.1%81.1%
 
Writing Test
201096.0%95.3%87.3%
200997.7%96.4%86.5%
200895.0%95.9%85.7%
 
Source: CT Department of Education 2009-2010

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