108 Notch Rd.
Bolton, CT 06043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bolton Center School serves 530 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Bolton Center School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bolton Center School's student population of 530 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
530 students
This chart display total students of Bolton Center School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Bolton Center School
Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bolton Center School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Bolton Center School by grade.

School Rankings

Bolton Center School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bolton Center School is 0.38, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#258 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bolton Center School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bolton Center School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bolton Center School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bolton Center School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bolton Center School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bolton Center School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bolton Center School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bolton Center School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bolton Center School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bolton Center School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Bolton Center School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bolton Center School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bolton Center School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Bolton Center School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Missing Children: Why Public Schools Need to Improve Security Policies
Missing Children: Why Public Schools Need to Improve Security Policies
Learn about the case of Kyle Horman, a child who went missing while on campus, and how this tragedy is prompting public schools to reevaluate their security measures.
Paupers and Princes: Economic Inequality at Public Schools
Paupers and Princes: Economic Inequality at Public Schools
The economic divide between our nation's public school students is growing wider and deeper. Learn about a new federal report that reveals the growing ranks of poverty-stricken public schools.
Can You Afford a Stellar Public School Education?
Can You Afford a Stellar Public School Education?
Dissect "America's Best Schools for Your Housing Buck" and learn about the top ranked public schools in America in cities where the median home price is as low as $200,000.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Btm 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links