Norwich School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 3,350 students in Norwich School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Norwich School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Norwich School District are Thomas W. Mahan School, Wequonnoc Magnet School and Samuel Huntington School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Norwich School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Norwich School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
10 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
3,350 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
244 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Norwich 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 40-59% has increased from 21-39% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#178 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Norwich   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norwich   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norwich   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(14-15)
40-59%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Norwich   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.76
0.64
# American Indian Students
18 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
241 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# Hispanic Students
1,071 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
25%
# Black Students
617 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
19%
13%
# White Students
1,044 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
31%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
13 Students
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
346 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
201
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
378
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
366
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
361
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
339
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
362
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
366
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
303
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
328
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
346
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $31,130 is higher than the state median of $23,111. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $30,758 is higher than the state median of $21,658. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$104 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Norwich   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$103 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Norwich   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$31,130
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Norwich   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$30,758
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in Norwich   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Norwich School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas W. Mahan School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
94 Salem Tpke.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4205
Grades: PK-5
| 248 students
Rank: #22.
Wequonnoc Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
155 Providence St.
Taftville, CT 06380
(860) 823-4210
Grades: K-5
| 274 students
Rank: #33.
Samuel Huntington School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
80 West Town St.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4204
Grades: K-5
| 351 students
Rank: #44.
Veterans' Memorial School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
80 Crouch Ave.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4209
Grades: K-5
| 313 students
Rank: #55.
Uncas Network School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
280 Elizabeth St.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4208
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
Rank: #66.
Moriarty Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Lawlor Ln.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4206
Grades: K-5
| 406 students
Rank: #77.
John B. Stanton School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
386 New London Tpke.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4207
Grades: K-5
| 330 students
Rank: #88.
Kelly Steam Magnet Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Mahan Dr.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4211
Grades: 7-8
| 674 students
Rank: #99.
Teachers' Memorial Global Studies Magnet Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
15 Teachers Dr.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4212
Grades: 6
| 303 students
526 East Main St.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4201
Grades: PK
| 187 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,350 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 40-59%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76

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