Suffield School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools in Suffield School District, serving 2,204 students. Suffield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Public schools in Suffield School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in Suffield School District are Suffield High School, Mcalister Intermediate School and Suffield Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Connecticut public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameSuffield School District
School District Websitehttp://www.suffield.org/
School District Phone Number(860) 668-3800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
# of Schools4 Schools1,031 Schools
# of Students2,204 Students519,710 Students
# of Teachers194 Teachers42,535 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1

District Comparison

Suffield School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 198 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#86 out of 201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Suffield   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suffield   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suffield   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Suffield   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.280.64
# of American Indian Students7 Students1,370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students85 Students27,001 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# of Hispanic Students144 Students127,615 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
25%
# of Black Students84 Students65,686 Students
% Black Students
4%
13%
# of White Students1,860 Students280,407 Students
% White Students
84%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students640 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students22 Students16,991 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5314,219
# of Students in Kindergarten:12135,941
# of Students in 1st Grade:12936,485
# of Students in 2nd Grade:14536,471
# of Students in 3rd Grade:14537,688
# of Students in 4th Grade:14038,546
# of Students in 5th Grade:15439,829
# of Students in 6th Grade:16739,247
# of Students in 7th Grade:15139,751
# of Students in 8th Grade:20239,847
# of Students in 9th Grade:20742,608
# of Students in 10th Grade:18640,348
# of Students in 11th Grade:22439,804
# of Students in 12th Grade:18038,926
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $20,598 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,858 is less than the state median of $20,069. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$45 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Suffield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$44 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Suffield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,598$22,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Suffield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,858$20,069
This chart display average spending per public school student in Suffield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Suffield School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Suffield High School Math: 52% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1060 Sheldon Street
    West Suffield, CT 06093
    (860) 668-3810

    Grades: 9-12 | 797 students
  • Mcalister Intermediate School Math: 56% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    260 Mountain Road
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860) 668-3830

    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
  • Suffield Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    350 Mountain Rd.
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860) 668-3820

    Grades: 6-8 | 520 students
  • A. Ward Spaulding School
    945 Mountain Rd.
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860) 668-3826

    Grades: PK-2 | 448 students
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