205 Mile Creek Rd.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Mile Creek School serves 250 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mile Creek 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mile Creek School's student population of 250 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Mile Creek School is ranked within the top 5% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mile Creek School is 0.24, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#41 out of 957 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
87%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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