Lake Garda Elementary School

  • Lake Garda Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Lake Garda Elementary School's student population of 443 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Garda Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Garda Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#164 out of 968 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
94%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Garda Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.120.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Garda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional 10 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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