Niantic Center School

  • Niantic Center School serves 179 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Niantic Center School operates within the East Lyme School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 179 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 179 students
Niantic Center School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Niantic Center School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Niantic Center School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Niantic Center School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Niantic Center School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Niantic Center School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
6%
22%
Niantic Center School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Niantic Center School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
84%
57%
Niantic Center School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Niantic Center School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Niantic Center School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Niantic Center School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.41
Niantic Center School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
33%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Niantic Center School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Lyme School District's student population of 2,801 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,676 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,991 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name East Lyme School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,801 1,624
East Lyme School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $33 MM
East Lyme School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $52 MM $32 MM
East Lyme School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,676 $20,523
East Lyme School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,991 $19,543
East Lyme School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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