Best Prospect Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 1,165 students in Prospect, CT. Prospect has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in Prospect, CT are Prospect Elementary School and Long River Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Prospect, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Prospect have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Prospect, CT Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prospect Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
75 New Haven Road
Prospect, CT 06712
(203) 578-3300
Grades: PK-5
| 609 students
Rank: #22.
Long River Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
38 Columbia Ave.
Prospect, CT 06712
(203) 758-4421
Grades: 6-8
| 556 students
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Prospect, Connecticut Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
30 Coer Road
Prospect, CT 06712
(203) 758-4408
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
12 Center Street
Prospect, CT 06712
(203) 758-6674
Grades: 4-5
| n/a students

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