Casimir Pulaski School

  • Casimir Pulaski School serves 557 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Casimir Pulaski School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Casimir Pulaski School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Casimir Pulaski School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Casimir Pulaski School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank
43%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
55%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Casimir Pulaski School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
10%
13%
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White
27%
56%
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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 Casimir Pulaski School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.620.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Casimir Pulaski School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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School District NameMeriden School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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