Great Neck Elementary School

  • Great Neck Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Great Neck Elementary School's student population of 300 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students300 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Great Neck Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Neck Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Great Neck Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#209 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Neck Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Great Neck Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Great Neck Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
83%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Great Neck Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.300.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Great Neck Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWATERFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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