Old Saybrook School District

50 Sheffield Street
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,085 students in Old Saybrook School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Old Saybrook School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 22% 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
3 Schools
1,001 Schools
# Students
1,085 Students
496,954 Students
# Teachers
115 Teachers
40,204 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Old Saybrook 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
#76 out of 198 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Old Saybrook   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
45%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Old Saybrook   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.
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Old Saybrook   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.
90-94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Old Saybrook   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.37
0.66
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,260 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
41 Students
25,944 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# Hispanic Students
147 Students
142,616 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
29%
# Black Students
9 Students
61,808 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# White Students
851 Students
243,438 Students
% White Students
78%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
494 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
34 Students
21,235 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
87
13,605
# Students in K Grade:
53
35,395
# Students in 1st Grade:
46
33,504
# Students in 2nd Grade:
60
35,507
# Students in 3rd Grade:
79
35,342
# Students in 4th Grade:
65
35,943
# Students in 5th Grade:
80
36,351
# Students in 6th Grade:
73
36,780
# Students in 7th Grade:
99
37,886
# Students in 8th Grade:
84
38,799
# Students in 9th Grade:
83
43,474
# Students in 10th Grade:
81
39,414
# Students in 11th Grade:
90
37,413
# Students in 12th Grade:
105
37,541
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $30,053 is higher than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,392 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$33 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Old Saybrook   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
$32 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Old Saybrook   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
$30,053
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Old Saybrook   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
$29,392
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Old Saybrook   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 Old Saybrook School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kathleen E. Goodwin School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
80 Old Boston Post Rd.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(860) 395-3165
Grades: PK-4
| 390 students
Rank: #22.
Old Saybrook Middle School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
60 Sheffield St.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(860) 395-3168
Grades: 5-8
| 334 students
Rank: #33.
Old Saybrook Senior High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1111 Boston Post Rd.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(860) 395-3175
Grades: 8-12
| 361 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Old Saybrook School District?
Old Saybrook School District manages 3 public schools serving 1,085 students.
What is the rank of Old Saybrook School District?
Old Saybrook School District is ranked #80 out of 196 school districts in Connecticut (top 50%) 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: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Old Saybrook School District?
78% of Old Saybrook School District students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Old Saybrook School District?
Old Saybrook School District has a student/teacher ratio of 9:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What is Old Saybrook School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $29,392 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 14% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,085 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in CT)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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