Rippowam Middle School

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381 High Ridge Rd

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 977-5255

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Rippowam Middle School

Our daughter has attended there since 6th grade. When she first began she could not wait to get to school and thought it was marvelous. Now in 7th grade and a bit more of the "teen" thing happening, not so enthusiastic; however she still loves the school, most of the teachers, and her social groups. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/23/14

When you overhear the current principal and assistant principal making fun of and laughing at their staff, it makes you wonder about what kind of hostile and toxic environment teachers here must deal with on a day to day basis. It is honestly disappointing to see such behavior from school administrators, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/09/13

I absolutely disagree with both comments below. My child now entering grade 7 made friends with seventh and eigth graders when she was in grade 6 at Ripp. Ad, as far as teachers go, I have not seen more caring, more fun and more nice teachers ever. So far, I can talk only of the sixth grade teachers. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/13

The school is average. The teachers is the best. Stay away from the psychologists because they hurt more then help the student. They don't let the student be themselves and my son was good there eventually. Not from them but from us the parents. That's why there needs to be more parent involvement. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/31/13

Rippawam has poor leadership there. The new principal suspends kids just for veral confrontation. Last I hear or thought fighting and bodily harm was the cause for that! This is not how you start off being a principal. The teachers there are horrible, and the think that they are on these kids level. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/31/13

I am a parent of a child who attends this school. The staff and principle are not kind or willing to help a parent that has any interest in learning about their childs education.The principal is not a good listener or a great leader. The kids are mean to other kids and the staff allows this behavior. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/31/12

I am a new parent and because of where I live my son will be going to rippowam my first impression was not great the school principle was rude and would not even give us a school tour. Help is needed in that school

Posted by a other on 10/26/11

The boys are in the IB program which I think is fantastic.

Posted by a parent on 10/20/10

Since implementing the International Baccalaureate program, Rippowam has improved test scores and encouraged a great community feel within the program. There is much work to be done to support disadvantaged students and $20,000 would help tremendously!

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

IB program Hope for the future.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

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Test scores for Rippowam Middle School

CMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2009
Rippowam Middle School
Stamford School District
* In 2008-2009 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.

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Stamford schools — Rippowam Middle School is located at 381 High Ridge Rd, Stamford CT 06905. 381 High Ridge Rd is in the 06905 ZIP code in Stamford, CT The school district for Rippowam Middle School is the Stamford School District. Rippowam Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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