Ledyard Center School

740 Colonel Ledyard Hwy.
Ledyard, CT 06339
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ledyard Center School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 53% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ledyard Center 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 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ledyard Center School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Ledyard Center 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 Ledyard Center School is 0.48, 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
#523 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
5%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
71%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLedyard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ledyard Center School is Ledyard High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ledyard Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gallup Hill School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ledyard Ledyard High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 759 students
    1.1 miles
    24 Gallup Hill Rd.
    Ledyard, CT 06339
    (860) 464-9600
    1.1 9-12 759
  • Ledyard Gallup Hill School
    Grades: K-6 | 307 students
    2.3 miles
    169 Gallup Hill Rd.
    Ledyard, CT 06339
    (860) 536-9477
    2.3 K-6 307
  • Gales Ferry Gales Ferry School
    Grades: PK-2 | 286 students
    2.9 miles
    1858 Route 12
    Gales Ferry, CT 06335
    (860) 464-7664
    2.9 PK-2 286
  • Gales Ferry Juliet W. Long School
    Grades: 3-6 | 289 students
    2.9 miles
    1854 Route12
    Gales Ferry, CT 06335
    (860) 464-2780
    2.9 3-6 289
  • Gales Ferry Ledyard Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 364 students
    2.9 miles
    1860 Route 12
    Gales Ferry, CT 06335
    (860) 464-3188
    2.9 7-8 364

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