Torrington School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,572 students in Torrington 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 Torrington School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Torrington School District are Torringford School, Vogel-wetmore School and Southwest School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Torrington School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Torrington School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
6 Schools
996 Schools
# Students
3,572 Students
496,319 Students
# Teachers
268 Teachers
40,293 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Torrington 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 82% has decreased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#165 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Torrington   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Torrington   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)
45%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Torrington   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
82%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Torrington   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.66
# American Indian Students
5 Students
1,250 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
158 Students
26,260 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# Hispanic Students
1,206 Students
136,493 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
28%
# Black Students
166 Students
62,063 Students
% Black Students
5%
13%
# White Students
1,917 Students
249,785 Students
% White Students
54%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
484 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
111 Students
19,984 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3
11,299
# Students in K Grade:
227
31,823
# Students in 1st Grade:
291
35,157
# Students in 2nd Grade:
286
34,865
# Students in 3rd Grade:
298
35,362
# Students in 4th Grade:
299
36,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
294
36,487
# Students in 6th Grade:
321
37,748
# Students in 7th Grade:
331
38,608
# Students in 8th Grade:
335
39,891
# Students in 9th Grade:
269
41,778
# Students in 10th Grade:
214
40,053
# Students in 11th Grade:
214
38,676
# Students in 12th Grade:
190
38,557
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $26,104 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $25,614 is higher than the state median of $25,113. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$93 MM
$35 MM
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Spending
$92 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Torrington   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$26,104
$26,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Torrington   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$25,614
$25,113
This chart display average spending per public school student in Torrington   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Torrington School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Torringford School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Charles St.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-2300
Grades: PK-3
| 591 students
Rank: #22.
Vogel-wetmore School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
68 Church St.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-2570
Grades: K-3
| 513 students
Rank: #33.
Southwest School
Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
340 Litchfield St.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-2311
Grades: 4-5
| 286 students
Rank: #44.
Torrington High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Major Besse Dr.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-2294
Grades: 9-12
| 887 students
Rank: #55.
Forbes School
Math: 30% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Migeon Ave.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-2500
Grades: 4-5
| 308 students
Rank: #66.
Torrington Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
200 Middle School Rd.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 496-4050
Grades: 6-8
| 987 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Torrington School District
  • 355 MIGEON AVENUE, TORRINGTON, CT, 06790-4822
  • (860) 489-2327
  • torrington.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 82% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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