Oswegatchie Elementary School

Oswegatchie Elementary School serves 374 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Oswegatchie Elementary School operates within the Waterford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 374 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 374 students
Oswegatchie Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oswegatchie Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Oswegatchie Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oswegatchie Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more 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 11:1 13:1
Oswegatchie Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
5%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
10%
21%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
13%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
76%
58%
Oswegatchie Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.41 0.40
Oswegatchie Elementary 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.
16%
32%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Oswegatchie Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Waterford School District's student population of 2,546 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $25,323 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $33,624 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Waterford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 2,546 1,685
Waterford   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $31 MM
Waterford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $96 MM $27 MM
Waterford   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $25,323 $17,550
Waterford   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $33,624 $15,389
Waterford   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 East Lyme High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Lyme Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flanders School (2 miles away)
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    (860)739-6946
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    2 miles
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    (860)739-8475
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    2.1 miles
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