Litchfield School District

35 Plumb Hill Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 834 students in Litchfield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Litchfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,001 Schools
# Students
834 Students
496,954 Students
# Teachers
85 Teachers
40,204 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Litchfield School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#47 out of 198 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Litchfield   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Litchfield   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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Litchfield   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.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Litchfield   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.66
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,260 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
16 Students
25,944 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
61 Students
142,616 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
29%
# Black Students
7 Students
61,808 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# White Students
732 Students
243,438 Students
% White Students
88%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
494 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
21,235 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
25
13,605
# Students in K Grade:
70
35,395
# Students in 1st Grade:
58
33,504
# Students in 2nd Grade:
62
35,507
# Students in 3rd Grade:
63
35,342
# Students in 4th Grade:
52
35,943
# Students in 5th Grade:
73
36,351
# Students in 6th Grade:
64
36,780
# Students in 7th Grade:
64
37,886
# Students in 8th Grade:
72
38,799
# Students in 9th Grade:
53
43,474
# Students in 10th Grade:
59
39,414
# Students in 11th Grade:
57
37,413
# Students in 12th Grade:
62
37,541
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $29,712 is higher than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $28,042 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Litchfield   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
$23 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Litchfield   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
$29,712
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Litchfield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$28,042
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Litchfield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Litchfield School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Litchfield Intermediate School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 Plumb Hill Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
(860) 567-7520
Grades: 4-6
| 189 students
Rank: #22.
Litchfield High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14 Plumb Hill Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
(860) 567-7530
Grades: 9-12
| 231 students
Rank: #33.
Litchfield Middle School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14 Plumb Hill Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
(860) 567-7540
Grades: 7-8
| 136 students
Rank: #44.
Center School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
125 West St.
Litchfield, CT 06759
(860) 567-7510
Grades: PK-3
| 278 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Litchfield School District?
Litchfield School District manages 4 public schools serving 834 students.
What is the rank of Litchfield School District?
Litchfield School District is ranked #43 out of 196 school districts in Connecticut (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Connecticut school districts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Litchfield School District?
88% of Litchfield School District students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Litchfield School District?
Litchfield School District has a student/teacher ratio of 10:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What is Litchfield School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $28,042 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 834 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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