Lawrence School

  • Lawrence School serves 293 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lawrence School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lawrence School's student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lawrence School is 0.75, which is more 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#498 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
25%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
41%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.750.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddletown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Middletown Keigwin Middle School
    Grades: 6 | 295 students
    0.5 miles
    99 Spruce St.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860) 632-2433
    0.5 6 295
  • Middletown Spencer School
    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
    1.4 miles
    207 Westfield St.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860) 344-0711
    1.4 K-5 285
  • Middletown Macdonough School
    Grades: K-5 | 233 students
    1.8 miles
    66 Spring St.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860) 347-8553
    1.8 K-5 233
  • Middletown Moody School
    Grades: K-5 | 253 students
    2.2 miles
    300 Country Club Rd.
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860) 347-2561
    2.2 K-5 253
  • Portland Brownstone Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 201 students
    2.3 miles
    314 Main St.
    Portland, CT 06480
    (860) 342-6765
    2.3 5-6 201

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