Mary Morrisson School

154 Toll Gate Road
Groton, CT 06340
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mary Morrisson School serves 441 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mary Morrisson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Mary Morrisson School's student population of 441 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary Morrisson 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 Mary Morrisson School is 0.64, which is equal to 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
#620 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
25%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
56%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGroton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary Morrisson School is Marine Science Magnet High School Of Southeastern Connectic (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Interdistrict School For Arts And Communication (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles Barnum School (0.9 miles away)
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