Groton School District

1300 Flanders Road
Mystic, CT 06355
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Groton School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 1,016 students in Groton School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Connecticut.
Public High School in Groton School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Connecticut public high school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Public High School in Groton School District have a Graduation Rate of 88%, which is less than the Connecticut average of 92%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Robert E. Fitch High School, with 88% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Connecticut or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public high school average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
7 Schools
206 Schools
# Students
4,048 Students
167,318 Students
# Teachers
338 Teachers
13,376 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Groton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 196 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CT)
#125 out of 198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Groton   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
32%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Groton   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Groton   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
86%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Groton   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.68
0.66
# American Indian Students
27 Students
436 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
263 Students
7,987 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# Hispanic Students
976 Students
45,928 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
27%
# Black Students
288 Students
24,327 Students
% Black Students
7%
15%
# White Students
2,017 Students
82,682 Students
% White Students
50%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
19 Students
168 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
458 Students
5,790 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
179
281
# Students in K Grade:
375
581
# Students in 1st Grade:
318
606
# Students in 2nd Grade:
352
655
# Students in 3rd Grade:
290
653
# Students in 4th Grade:
293
622
# Students in 5th Grade:
321
606
# Students in 6th Grade:
289
1,758
# Students in 7th Grade:
301
2,059
# Students in 8th Grade:
314
2,129
# Students in 9th Grade:
314
43,353
# Students in 10th Grade:
242
39,293
# Students in 11th Grade:
207
37,292
# Students in 12th Grade:
253
37,430
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $34,584 is higher than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $33,166 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$140 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Groton   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$134 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Groton   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$34,584
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Groton   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$33,166
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Groton   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Groton School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Robert E. Fitch High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 Groton Long Point Road
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,016 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,048 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : 86% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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