Central Avenue School (Closed 2013)

  • Central Avenue School served 236 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students236 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Avenue School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Central Avenue School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Avenue School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Avenue School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Central Avenue School and the average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Central Avenue School and the percentage of Asian students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Avenue School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Avenue School and the percentage of Black students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
59%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Avenue School and the percentage of White students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Central Avenue School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.570.42
This chart display the diversity score of Central Avenue School and the average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Avenue School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Avenue School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNaugatuck School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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