Link’s to School Rankings & Statistics.

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Link’s to School Rankings & Statistics.

Rowayton Elementary School


Because of the legislation of the Fair Housing Act a real estate agent cannot legally share school information because it can be perceived as steering buyers to a certain neighborhood.

The government want to make sure that home purchase decisions are based on the property’s fair value and to stop agents from steering clients toward or away from certain neighborhoods. The Fair Housing Act  prohibits real estate agents from discussing household income, schools, religious makeup of a neighborhood along with race, color, religion, ethnicity, disabilities and familial status.

There are many good websites to help you find out school rankings, size of class, enrollment, student to teacher ratios, test scoring and more. Here are three websites that I have found out to be very informative:-

1. The National Center for Education is a government run site mandated by Congress to collect, collate, analyze and report statistics on the American education system.

http://nces.ed.gov/globallocator/index.asp?search=1&State=CT&CS=FDCEA08B

 

2. School Digger provides an exclusive ranking system of statewide public schools from best to worst. This site is simple and easy to use.

http://www.schooldigger.com/

 

3.  Education.com provides ratings on the schools and also has a ‘Just Ask Q&A’ section is very helpful.

http://www.education.com/

 

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Gita Bantwal
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Thanks for the information. I will share it with others.

Jan 20, 2012 05:03 PM #1
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David those are very important links especially to Buyers with school age kids that are not familiar with the area that they are moving to.

Jan 20, 2012 08:33 PM #2
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Conrad Allen
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Hi David - The school digger is a really cool program.  Thanks

Jan 21, 2012 06:18 AM #3
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David Popoff
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Information at your fingertips :-)

Jan 21, 2012 11:06 AM #4
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Barbara Altieri
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David - I did not know about School Digger. Thank for the info. I'll have to add that to my resources.

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