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Hill And Plain School

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Posted December 25, 2010

This is a very good school except for few drawbacks.My daughter is in first grade, and i am totally not satisfied with the teacher.I personally think she could do more with the kids. Howmuch ever my child is good, she keeps on complaining to us about our child.If the parents has to take care of child's reading, writing and math,i am really not sure what the teacher's are for?I hope she ends up with a good teacher atleast next year.
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Posted December 13, 2010

The teacher my son has had are not so good except this year in 3rd grade.They keep droping threw the cracks until I get on the phone then they step up.If your child has a LD not the pkace for him or here..Bethel school system is so much better. The teachers are willing to work with your child.I for one should not have to correct my sons homework it is the teachers job.It is my job to make sure it is done..How can you help a student understand his or her work if you have us parent correcting it...
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Posted September 16, 2009

Great teachers, positive environment
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Posted October 6, 2004

I am a proud parent of a student from Hill & Plain. My son had a wonderful time in Kindergarten with Mrs. Agati and is enjoying 1st Grade with Mrs. Snyder. Two phenomenal teachers who I would recommend to anyone! And most of the staff at the school are great to deal with. Thank you for giving my son a reason to love school.
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Posted November 20, 2003

If you are looking for a great school system new milford is it. It has great technology resorces and one of the best educatuioal programs in the state


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Math

The state average for Math was 83% in 2013.

100 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
93%

2012

 
 
96%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
92%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 72% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
87%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2013.

100 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
83%

2010

 
 
88%
Scale: % level 3, 4, or 5

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

Source: Connecticut Department of Education

Math

All Students93%
Female89%
Male96%
Blackn/a
Asian Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities95%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English95%

Reading

All Students77%
Female78%
Male77%
Blackn/a
Asian Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
White77%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities83%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English80%

Writing

All Students87%
Female93%
Male82%
Blackn/a
Asian Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
White87%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Not economically disadvantaged86%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities95%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English88%
Scale: % level 3, 4, or 5

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

The different student groups are identified by the Connecticut Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Connecticut Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 74% 61%
Hispanic 16% 20%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 4%
Black 2% 13%
Two or more races 2% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 22%N/A35%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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60 Old Town Park Rd
New Milford, CT 06776
Phone: (860) 354-5430

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