Milford School District

70 West River Street
Milford, CT 06460
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,244 students in Milford School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Connecticut.
Public Middle Schools in Milford School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Connecticut public middle school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public middle school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
13 Schools
291 Schools
# Students
5,313 Students
149,799 Students
# Teachers
493 Teachers
12,298 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Milford School District, which is ranked within the top 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 93% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
#101 out of 198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Milford   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Milford   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.
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Milford   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.
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Milford   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.51
0.70
# American Indian Students
4 Students
463 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
473 Students
6,792 Students
% Asian Students
9%
5%
# Hispanic Students
761 Students
48,512 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
33%
# Black Students
237 Students
26,009 Students
% Black Students
5%
17%
# White Students
3,630 Students
61,857 Students
% White Students
68%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
140 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
201 Students
5,867 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
223
2,921
# Students in K Grade:
364
4,925
# Students in 1st Grade:
368
4,783
# Students in 2nd Grade:
372
5,206
# Students in 3rd Grade:
357
5,179
# Students in 4th Grade:
390
5,324
# Students in 5th Grade:
383
8,220
# Students in 6th Grade:
416
30,018
# Students in 7th Grade:
414
37,838
# Students in 8th Grade:
414
38,799
# Students in 9th Grade:
431
1,854
# Students in 10th Grade:
400
1,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
383
1,599
# Students in 12th Grade:
398
1,420
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $28,788 is higher than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $28,076 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$153 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Milford   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
$149 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Milford   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
$28,788
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Milford   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
$28,076
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Milford   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 Milford School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Harborside Middle School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
175 High St.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3523
Grades: 6-8
| 410 students
Rank: #22.
West Shore Middle School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 67% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
70 Kay Ave.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3553
Grades: 6-8
| 419 students
Rank: #33.
East Shore Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
240 Chapel St.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3559
Grades: 6-8
| 415 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,313 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : 93% (Top 50% in CT)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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