Deans Mill School

35 Deans Mill Rd.
Stonington, CT 06378
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Deans Mill School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 10% in CT
  • : 72% (Top 10%)
  • : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Deans Mill School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Deans Mill School's student population of 451 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Deans Mill School ranks within the top 10% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Deans Mill School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#85 out of 940 schools
(Top 10%)
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72%
39%
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74%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
29%
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Black
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13%
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White
87%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Deans Mill School's ranking?
Deans Mill School is ranked #85 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Deans Mill School often compared to?
Deans Mill Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like West Vine Street School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
72% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Deans Mill School?
451 students attend Deans Mill School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Deans Mill School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Deans Mill School?
Deans Mill School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Deans Mill School offer ?
Deans Mill School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Deans Mill School part of?
Deans Mill School is part of Stonington School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 72% (Top 10%)
  • : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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