Kathleen E. Goodwin School

80 Old Boston Post Rd.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Kathleen E. Goodwin School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 20% in CT
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kathleen E. Goodwin School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Kathleen E. Goodwin School's student population of 390 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Kathleen E. Goodwin School ranks within the top 20% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kathleen E. Goodwin School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#179 out of 942 schools
(Top 20%)
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60-64%
40%
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70-74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
29%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
76%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kathleen E. Goodwin School's ranking?
Kathleen E. Goodwin School is ranked #179 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Kathleen E. Goodwin School often compared to?
Kathleen E. Goodwin Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Killingworth Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Kathleen E. Goodwin School?
390 students attend Kathleen E. Goodwin School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Kathleen E. Goodwin School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kathleen E. Goodwin School?
Kathleen E. Goodwin School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Kathleen E. Goodwin School offer ?
Kathleen E. Goodwin School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Kathleen E. Goodwin School part of?
Kathleen E. Goodwin School is part of Old Saybrook School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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