Kent Center School

  • Kent Center School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • 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.
  • Kent Center 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kent Center School's student population of 225 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kent Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kent Center School is 0.27, 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 School 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 Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
85%
54%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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