Natchaug School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
123 Jackson St.
Willimantic, CT 06226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Natchaug School serves 312 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Natchaug 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 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Natchaug School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Natchaug School's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Natchaug 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 Natchaug School is 0.39, 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
#826 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
77%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
14%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWindham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Natchaug School is Path Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Windham Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W. B. Sweeney School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willimantic W. B. Sweeney School
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    0.1 miles
    60 Oak Hill Dr.
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 465-2420
    0.1 K-5 255
  • Willimantic Path Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    0.4 miles
    832-842 Main Street
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 336-4200
    0.4 9-12 174
  • Willimantic Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    0.5 miles
    896 Main Street
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 465-5636
    0.5 9-12 117
  • Willimantic Windham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 566 students
    0.8 miles
    355 High St.
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 465-2480
    0.8 9-12 566
  • Willimantic Windham Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 454 students
    0.8 miles
    210 Birch St.
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 456-3879
    0.8 9-12 454

School Reviews

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They are a horrible school, with a very poor special education program. I would not suggest moving anywhere near this school as the surrounding areas are bad.
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