635 Mill Hill Terrace
Southport, CT 06890
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mill Hill School serves 347 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mill Hill School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Mill Hill School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Mill Hill School's student population of 347 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Mill Hill School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Mill Hill School is 0.35, 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
#115 out of 957 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
80%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  2.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
2  
Leadership is lacking. There is no reason this school Should be rated lower than nearby schools.
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3  
Both my sons went and all i can say is that theres no better school
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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