Old Saybrook Middle School

60 Sheffield St.
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 334 students in grades 5-8, Old Saybrook Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 50% in CT
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Old Saybrook Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Old Saybrook Middle School's student population of 334 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Old Saybrook Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Old Saybrook Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#364 out of 940 schools
(Top 50%)
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42%
39%
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64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
29%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
78%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Old Saybrook Middle School's ranking?
Old Saybrook Middle School is ranked #364 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
42% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Old Saybrook Middle School?
334 students attend Old Saybrook Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Old Saybrook Middle School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Old Saybrook Middle School?
Old Saybrook Middle School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Old Saybrook Middle School offer ?
Old Saybrook Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Old Saybrook Middle School part of?
Old Saybrook Middle School is part of Old Saybrook School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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