Kent Center School

9 Judd Street
Kent, CT 06757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Kent Center School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Kent Center School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 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% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kent Center School's student population of 225 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Kent Center School is ranked within the top 10% 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#73 out of 957 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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