Griswold Elementary School

303 Slater Ave.
Jewett City, CT 06351
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Griswold Elementary School serves 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Griswold Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Griswold Elementary School's student population of 697 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Griswold Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Griswold Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#532 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
79%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriswold School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Griswold Elementary School is Griswold High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Griswold Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jewett City Griswold High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
    0.1 miles
    267 Slater Ave.
    Jewett City, CT 06351
    (860) 376-7640
    0.1 9-12 535
  • Jewett City Griswold Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 519 students
    0.2 miles
    211 Slater Ave.
    Jewett City, CT 06351
    (860) 376-7630
    0.2 5-8 519
  • Jewett City Lisbon Central School Math: 43% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 390 students
    2.1 miles
    15 Newent Rd.
    Jewett City, CT 06351
    (860) 376-2403
    2.1 PK-8 390
  • Jewett City Griswold Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    4.3 miles
    1553 Glasgo Road
    Jewett City, CT 06351
    (860) 376-9129
    4.3 9-12 17
  • Taftville Wequonnoc Magnet School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
    4.4 miles
    155 Providence St.
    Taftville, CT 06380
    (860) 823-4210
    4.4 K-5 274

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