Trumbull School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public middle schools in Trumbull School District, serving 1,601 students. Public middle schools in Trumbull School District have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Connecticut public middle school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public middle schools in Connecticut.
- Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public middle school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut public middle school average of 12:1.
|School District Name||Trumbull School District|
|School District Website||http://www.trumbullps.org/|
|School District Phone Number||(203) 452-4301|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CT)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||300 Schools|
|# of Students||1,601 Students||162,375 Students|
|# of Teachers||135 Teachers||13,530 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||12:1|
- Trumbull School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 167 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 97% has decreased from 98% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (CT)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#10 out of 201 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||3 Students||492 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||145 Students||7,060 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||161 Students||46,602 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||69 Students||28,538 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,200 Students||75,051 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||216 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||22 Students||4,416 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||3,258|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||5,608|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||5,859|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||5,736|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||5,957|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||6,079|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||9,840|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||526||31,343|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||514||39,751|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||561||39,847|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||2,491|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||2,340|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||2,193|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||2,073|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $20,547 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 $19,838 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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (CT)|
|Total Revenue||$133 MM||$33 MM|
|Spending||$128 MM||$30 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$20,547||$22,339|
|Revenue / Student||$19,838||$20,069|
Trumbull School District Public Middle Schools (2021)
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