Great Neck Elementary School

  • Great Neck Elementary School serves 341 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 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.
  • Great Neck Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Great Neck Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Great Neck Elementary School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Neck Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Great Neck Elementary School is 0.38, 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#204 out of 951 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
78%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
    1.8 miles
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    New London, CT 06320
    (860) 447-6060
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  • Waterford The Friendship School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-K | 503 students
    1.9 miles
    24 Rope Ferry Rd.
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860) 447-4049
    1.9 PK-K 503
  • Waterford Waterford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    1.9 miles
    20 Rope Ferry Rd.
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860) 437-6956
    1.9 9-12 836
  • New London Harbor
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    2.2 miles
    432 Montauk Avenue
    New London, CT 06320
    (860) 447-6040
    2.2 PK-5 270
  • Waterford Clark Lane Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
    2.6 miles
    105 Clark Ln.
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860) 443-2837
    2.6 6-8 586

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