Niantic Center School

7 West Main St,

Niantic, CT, 06357-2319

Tel: (860)739-3961
Grades: KG-4

211 students

Niantic Center School serves 211 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Niantic Center School operates within the East Lyme School District.

Overview

The student population of 211 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 211 students
Niantic Center School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Niantic Center School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Niantic Center School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Niantic Center School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
Niantic Center School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
20%
Niantic Center School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Niantic Center School Black (1989-2012)
White
88%
61%
Niantic Center School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.22 0.58
Niantic Center School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
10%
30%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
5%
5%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,978 students has grown by 713% over five years.
School District Name East Lyme School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,978 1,781
East Lyme   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $29 MM
East Lyme   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM $28 MM
East Lyme   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $130,238 $15,687
East Lyme   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $127,598 $15,388
East Lyme   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Lillie B. Haynes School (1.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Niantic York Correctional Institution High School
    Alternative School
    201 West Main St
    Niantic , CT , 06357
    (860)691-6806
    Alternative School
    1.6  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Niantic Lillie B. Haynes School
    29 Society Rd
    Niantic , CT , 06357
    (860)739-2922
    1.8  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Niantic East Lyme Middle School
    31 Society Rd
    Niantic , CT , 06357
    (860)739-4491
    1.8  mi  |  854  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • East Lyme Integrated Preschool
    29 Society Rd
    East Lyme , CT , 06333
    (860)739-2922
    2.2  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Waterford Oswegatchie Elementary School
    470 Boston Post Rd
    Waterford , CT , 06385
    (860)442-4331
    3  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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