Laurel Ledge School

  • Laurel Ledge School serves 344 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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.
  • Laurel Ledge School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Laurel Ledge School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Laurel Ledge School's student population of 344 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laurel Ledge School is ranked within the top 20% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Ledge School is 0.31, 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 Testing Rank#170 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
82%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional School District 16 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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