Kent Center School

  • Kent Center School serves 235 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Kent Center School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Kent Center School's student population of 235 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kent Center School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kent Center School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#102 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
24%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
84%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kent Center School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.290.63
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKENT SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Dover Plains Dover Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 322 students
    5.2 miles
    9 School St
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5730
    5.2 3-5 322
  • Dover Plains Dover High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
    5.6 miles
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5750
    5.6 9-12 425
  • Dover Plains Dover Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 321 students
    5.6 miles
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5740
    5.6 6-8 321
  • Wingdale Wingdale Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 254 students
    6.6 miles
    6413 Rt 55
    Wingdale, NY 12594
    (845)877-5720
    6.6 K-2 254
  • Cornwall Bridge Warren Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 82 students
    7.0 miles
    21 Sackett Hill Rd.
    Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754
    (860)868-2223
    7.0 PK-6 82

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