S. B. Butler School

155 Ocean View Ave,

Mystic, CT, 06355-2239

Tel: (860)572-5825
Grades: PK-5

321 students

S. B. Butler School serves 321 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
S. B. Butler School operates within the Groton School District.

Overview

The student population of 321 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 321 students
S. B. Butler School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
S. B. Butler School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade S. B. Butler 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 0.35 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
S. B. Butler School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
S. B. Butler School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
20%
Black
6%
13%
S. B. Butler School Black (1988-2012)
White
80%
61%
S. B. Butler School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups S. B. Butler School Sch Ethnicity S. B. Butler School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.58
S. B. Butler 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.
9%
30%
S. B. Butler 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.
3%
5%
S. B. Butler School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,362 students has grown by 49% over five years.
School District Name Groton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 6,362 1,781
Groton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $29 MM
Groton   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $28 MM
Groton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,065 $15,687
Groton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,763 $15,388
Groton   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 Fitch Senior High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Carl C. Cutler Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northeast Academy Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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