240 School Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cider Mill School serves 774 students in grades 3-5.
Cider Mill School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 774 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cider Mill School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Cider Mill School's student population of 774 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Cider Mill School is ranked within the top 20% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cider Mill School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#100 out of 957 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
28%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
72%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 774 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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