Groton Middle School

35 Groton Long Point Road
Groton, CT 06340
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 904 students in grades 6-8, Groton Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 904 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Groton Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Groton Middle School's student population of 904 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
904 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Groton Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Groton Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
#537 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
28%
39%
47%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
24%
29%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
51%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Groton Middle School's ranking?
Groton Middle School is ranked #537 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Groton Middle School?
904 students attend Groton Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Groton Middle School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Groton Middle School?
Groton Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Groton Middle School offer ?
Groton Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Groton Middle School part of?
Groton Middle School is part of Groton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 904 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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