Niantic Center School

7 West Main St

Niantic, CT 06357-2319

Grades: KG-4

198 students

Niantic Center School serves 198 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than 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 41%.
Niantic Center School operates within the East Lyme School District.

Overview

The student population of 198 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 198 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
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 0.26 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 12:1 13:1
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
6%
21%
Black
2%
13%
White
86%
59%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.26 0.40
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%
32%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,932 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name East Lyme School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,932 1,728
District Total Revenue $48 MM $29 MM
District Spending $47 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,142 $15,687
District Spending / Student $14,835 $15,388
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NianticYork Correctional Institution High School
    Alternative School
    201 West Main St
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)691-6806
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | 36 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NianticLillie B. Haynes School
    29 Society Rd
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)739-2922
    1.8 mi | 335 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • NianticEast Lyme Middle School
    31 Society Rd
    NianticCT 06357
    (860)739-4491
    1.8 mi | 871 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • East LymeIntegrated Preschool
    29 Society Rd
    East LymeCT 06333
    (860)739-2922
    2.2 mi | 40 students | Gr. PK                      
  • WaterfordOswegatchie Elementary School
    470 Boston Post Rd
    WaterfordCT 06385
    (860)442-4331
    3 mi | 394 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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