Old Saybrook Middle School

  • Old Saybrook Middle School serves 450 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Old Saybrook Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Old Saybrook Middle School's student population of 450 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Old Saybrook Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Old Saybrook Middle School is 0.27, 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#344 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
85%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOld Saybrook School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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