Elizabeth Shelton School

138 Willoughby Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Elizabeth Shelton School serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Elizabeth Shelton School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elizabeth Shelton School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Elizabeth Shelton School's student population of 467 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Elizabeth Shelton School is ranked within the top 20% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Elizabeth Shelton School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#113 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
74%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elizabeth Shelton School is Shelton High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perry Hill Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shelton Intermediate School
    Grades: 7-8 | 765 students
    0.6 miles
    675 Constitution Blvd. No.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 926-2000
    0.6 7-8 765
  • Shelton Shelton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,444 student
    0.9 miles
    120 Meadow St.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 922-3004
    0.9 9-12 1,444
  • Shelton Perry Hill Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 726 students
    1.7 miles
    60 Perry Hill Road
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 924-4002
    1.7 5-6 726
  • Derby Derby High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 353 students
    2.0 miles
    75 Chatfield Street
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203) 736-5032
    2.0 9-12 353
  • Shelton Mohegan School
    Grades: PK-4 | 295 students
    2.1 miles
    47 Mohegan Rd.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 929-4121
    2.1 PK-4 295

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