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 5 public preschools serving 1,593 students in Milford School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Connecticut.
Public Preschools in Milford School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Connecticut public pre school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public preschool average of 58% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
13 Schools
319 Schools
# Students
5,313 Students
125,485 Students
# Teachers
493 Teachers
9,707 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.
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
370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
473 Students
6,274 Students
% Asian Students
9%
5%
# Hispanic Students
761 Students
40,391 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
32%
# Black Students
237 Students
19,149 Students
% Black Students
5%
15%
# White Students
3,630 Students
53,293 Students
% White Students
68%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
132 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
201 Students
5,717 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
223
13,497
# Students in K Grade:
364
19,455
# Students in 1st Grade:
368
17,999
# Students in 2nd Grade:
372
18,506
# Students in 3rd Grade:
357
15,480
# Students in 4th Grade:
390
14,802
# Students in 5th Grade:
383
12,278
# Students in 6th Grade:
416
5,136
# Students in 7th Grade:
414
3,982
# Students in 8th Grade:
414
3,919
# Students in 9th Grade:
431
115
# Students in 10th Grade:
400
119
# Students in 11th Grade:
383
113
# Students in 12th Grade:
398
84
# 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 Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J. F. Kennedy School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
404 West Ave.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3568
Grades: PK-5
| 324 students
Rank: #22.
Pumpkin Delight School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
27 Art St.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3531
Grades: PK-5
| 245 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Live Oaks School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
575 Merwin Ave.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3564
Grades: PK-5
| 286 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Orange Avenue School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
260 Orange Ave.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3537
Grades: PK-5
| 395 students
Rank: #55.
Orchard Hills School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
185 Marino Dr.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 783-3566
Grades: PK-5
| 343 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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