Lyme Consolidated School

478 Hamburg Road
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Lyme Consolidated School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lyme Consolidated School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lyme Consolidated School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Lyme Consolidated School's student population of 197 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyme Consolidated School is ranked within the top 5% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lyme Consolidated School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#25 out of 940 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
88%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lyme Consolidated School's ranking?
Lyme Consolidated School is ranked #25 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Lyme Consolidated School?
197 students attend Lyme Consolidated School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Lyme Consolidated School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lyme Consolidated School?
Lyme Consolidated School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Lyme Consolidated School offer ?
Lyme Consolidated School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Lyme Consolidated School part of?
Lyme Consolidated School is part of Regional School District 18.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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