Bolton Center School

  • Bolton Center School serves 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Bolton Center School's student population of 533 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bolton Center School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bolton Center School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#181 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
24%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.350.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBolton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bolton Bolton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 281 students
    1.5 miles
    72 Brandy St.
    Bolton, CT 06043
    (860)643-2768
    1.5 9-12 281
  • Manchester Highland Park School
    Grades: K-5 | 272 students
    2.7 miles
    397 Porter St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3430
    2.7 K-5 272
  • Manchester Buckley School
    Grades: PK-6 | 375 students
    2.8 miles
    250 Vernon St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3302
    2.8 PK-6 375
  • Vernon Rockville Lake Street School
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    2.8 miles
    201 Lake St.
    Vernon Rockville, CT 06066
    (860)870-6085
    2.8 PK-5 270
  • Manchester Bowers School
    Grades: K-6 | 414 students
    3.7 miles
    141 Princeton St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3313
    3.7 K-6 414

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