Shelton School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 4,615 students in Shelton School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Shelton School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Shelton School District are Booth Hill School, Mohegan School and Elizabeth Shelton School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Shelton School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Shelton 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Shelton School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
4,615 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
358 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Shelton 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#70 out of 200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Shelton   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shelton   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)
71%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shelton   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
90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shelton   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.64
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
304 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# Hispanic Students
661 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
25%
# Black Students
245 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
5%
13%
# White Students
3,239 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
70%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
157 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
29
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
303
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
346
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
318
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
345
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
339
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
355
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
371
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
391
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
374
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
361
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
389
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
362
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
332
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,807 in this school district is less 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 $20,102 is less 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
$96 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shelton   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
$93 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Shelton   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
$20,807
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shelton   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
$20,102
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shelton   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 Shelton School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Booth Hill School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
544 Booth Hill Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 929-5625
Grades: PK-4
| 325 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Mohegan School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
47 Mohegan Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 929-4121
Grades: PK-4
| 295 students
Rank: #33.
Elizabeth Shelton School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
138 Willoughby Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 929-1330
Grades: PK-4
| 467 students
Rank: #44.
Sunnyside School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
418 River Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 922-3021
Grades: PK-4
| 221 students
Rank: #55.
Perry Hill Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
60 Perry Hill Road
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 924-4002
Grades: 5-6
| 726 students
Rank: #66.
Long Hill School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
565 Long Hill Ave.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 929-4077
Grades: PK-4
| 372 students
Rank: #77.
Intermediate School
Math: 57% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
675 Constitution Blvd. No.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 926-2000
Grades: 7-8
| 765 students
Rank: #88.
Shelton High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
120 Meadow St.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 922-3004
Grades: 9-12
| 1,444 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,615 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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