Niantic Center School

Niantic Center School serves 190 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Niantic Center School operates within the East Lyme School District.

School Overview

The student population of 190 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 190 students
Niantic Center School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Niantic Center School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Niantic Center School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Niantic Center School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Niantic Center School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
5%
Niantic Center School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
5%
21%
Niantic Center School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
2%
13%
Niantic Center School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
86%
58%
Niantic Center School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Niantic Center School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.40
Niantic Center School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
32%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

East Lyme School District's student population of 2,863 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,589 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,019 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name East Lyme School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,863 1,685
East Lyme   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $31 MM
East Lyme   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $47 MM $27 MM
East Lyme   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,589 $17,550
East Lyme   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,019 $15,389
East Lyme   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is York Correctional Institution High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Lyme Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Lyme Middle School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NianticYork Correctional Institution High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
    1.6 miles
    201 West Main St
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)691-6806
    1.69-1222
  • NianticEast Lyme Middle School
    Grades: 5-12 | 875 students
    1.8 miles
    31 Society Rd
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)739-4491
    1.85-12875
  • NianticLillie B. Haynes School
    Grades: KG-4 | 339 students
    1.8 miles
    29 Society Rd
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)739-2922
    1.8KG-4339
  • East LymeIntegrated Preschool
    Grades: PK | 42 students
    2.2 miles
    29 Society Rd
    East LymeCT 06333
    (860)739-2922
    2.2PK42
  • WaterfordOswegatchie Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 374 students
    3 miles
    470 Boston Post Rd
    WaterfordCT 06385
    (860)442-4331
    3KG-5374

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