South Windsor School District

1737 Main Street
South Windsor, CT 06074
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 3,353 students in South Windsor School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Connecticut.
Public Elementary Schools in South Windsor School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Connecticut public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
6 Schools
775 Schools
# Students
4,634 Students
328,620 Students
# Teachers
372 Teachers
26,658 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

South Windsor School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
#33 out of 198 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Windsor   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Windsor   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.
69%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Windsor   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.
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Windsor   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.65
0.67
# American Indian Students
4 Students
850 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,374 Students
17,211 Students
% Asian Students
30%
5%
# Hispanic Students
443 Students
97,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
30%
# Black Students
270 Students
42,053 Students
% Black Students
6%
13%
# White Students
2,317 Students
154,838 Students
% White Students
50%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
331 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
223 Students
15,227 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
6
11,215
# Students in K Grade:
373
34,915
# Students in 1st Grade:
328
33,443
# Students in 2nd Grade:
365
35,447
# Students in 3rd Grade:
387
35,282
# Students in 4th Grade:
383
35,871
# Students in 5th Grade:
366
36,277
# Students in 6th Grade:
379
36,718
# Students in 7th Grade:
371
31,674
# Students in 8th Grade:
395
32,525
# Students in 9th Grade:
328
1,492
# Students in 10th Grade:
313
1,409
# Students in 11th Grade:
339
1,256
# Students in 12th Grade:
301
1,096
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,614 in this school district is less than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has declined by 28% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,107 is less than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has declined by 28% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$109 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Windsor   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
$107 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of South Windsor   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
$23,614
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Windsor   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
$23,107
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Windsor   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 South Windsor School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pleasant Valley School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
591 Ellington Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 610-0291
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
Rank: #22.
Orchard Hill School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
380 Foster St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5015
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
Rank: #33.
Philip R. Smith School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
949 Avery Street
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5025
Grades: PK-5
| 451 students
Rank: #44.
Timothy Edwards School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Arnold Way
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5030
Grades: 6-8
| 1,145 students
Rank: #55.
Eli Terry School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
569 Griffin Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5020
Grades: K-5
| 473 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,634 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : 95% (Top 50% in CT)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 60% (Top 20%)
  • : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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