945 Mountain Rd.
Suffield, CT 06078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
A. Ward Spaulding School serves 448 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

A. Ward Spaulding School's student population of 448 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
448 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of A. Ward Spaulding School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
83%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
This chart display the diversity score of A. Ward Spaulding School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 448 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31 (Btm 50% in CT)

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