Stratford School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,656 students in Stratford School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Stratford School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Stratford School District are Chapel School, Eli Whitney School and Second Hill Lane School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Stratford School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Stratford School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
14 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
6,656 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
519 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Stratford 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 92% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#159 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Stratford   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stratford   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)
48%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stratford   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
92%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Stratford   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.70
0.64
# American Indian Students
3 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
210 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
3%
5%
# Hispanic Students
2,114 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
25%
# Black Students
1,491 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
23%
13%
# White Students
2,608 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
39%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
223 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
187
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
435
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
446
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
458
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
444
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
519
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
523
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
538
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
551
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
552
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
513
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
496
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
489
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
505
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,284 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 $23,210 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
$142 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Stratford   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
$155 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Stratford   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
$21,284
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Stratford   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
$23,210
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in Stratford   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 Stratford School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Chapel School
Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
380 Chapel St.
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4192
Grades: K-6
| 465 students
Rank: #22.
Eli Whitney School
Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1130 Huntington Rd.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4198
Grades: K-6
| 505 students
Rank: #33.
Second Hill Lane School
Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
65 Second Hill Ln.
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4292
Grades: PK-6
| 607 students
Rank: #44.
Wilcoxson School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Wilcoxson Ave.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4196
Grades: K-6
| 363 students
Rank: #55.
Bunnell High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Bulldog Blvd.
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 1,045 students
Rank: #66.
Franklin School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1895 Barnum Ave.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4190
Grades: PK-6
| 298 students
Rank: #77.
David Wooster Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Lincoln St.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4275
Grades: 7-8
| 516 students
Rank: #88.
Harry B. Flood Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
490 Chapel St.
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4280
Grades: 7-8
| 587 students
Rank: #99.
Lordship School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
254 Crown St.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4170
Grades: K-6
| 269 students
Rank: #1010.
Nichols School
Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
396 Nichols Ave.
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4294
Grades: K-6
| 392 students
Rank: #1111.
Stratford High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
45 North Parade
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4230
Grades: 9-12
| 958 students
Rank: #1212.
Stratford Academy - Johnson House
Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
719 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4180
Grades: 3-6
| 380 students
Ipp At Honeyspot School
Special Education School
55 Fotch St.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4188
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
699 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 375-2206
Grades: PK-2
| 271 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,656 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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