Center School

  • Center School serves 452 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Center School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Center School's student population of 452 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students452 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Center School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Center School is ranked within the top 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Center School is 0.26, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#293 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
86%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Center School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.260.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEllington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Ellington Ellington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 770 students
    0.4 miles
    37 Maple St.
    Ellington, CT 06029
    (860) 896-2352
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  • Ellington Ellington Middle School
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    1.8 miles
    46 Middle Butcher Rd.
    Ellington, CT 06029
    (860) 896-2339
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  • Vernon Rockville Maple Street School
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    2.5 miles
    20 Maple St.
    Vernon Rockville, CT 06066
    (860) 870-6175
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  • Ellington Windermere School
    Grades: PK-6 | 711 students
    2.8 miles
    2 Abbott Rd.
    Ellington, CT 06029
    (860) 896-2329
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  • Vernon Rockville Rockville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 791 students
    3.3 miles
    70 Loveland Hill
    Vernon Rockville, CT 06066
    (860) 870-6050
    3.3 9-12 791

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