Center School

  • Center School serves 44 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 56%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Center School's student population of 44 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students44 students
This chart display total students of Center School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Center School
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Center School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
80-84%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
80-84%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of 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
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Center School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Center School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Center School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
75%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in 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
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in 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 Center School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.410.64
This chart display the diversity score of 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
7%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in 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 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional School District 18 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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