Oxford Center School

  • Oxford Center School serves 402 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Oxford Center School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Oxford Center School's student population of 402 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oxford Center School is ranked within the top 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oxford Center School is 0.25, 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 School Rank (16-17)#324 out of 956 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
86%
54%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Beacon Falls Woodland Regional High School
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    2.1 miles
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    Beacon Falls, CT 06403
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  • Beacon Falls Laurel Ledge School
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    3.1 miles
    30 Highland Ave.
    Beacon Falls, CT 06403
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  • Oxford Oxford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 556 students
    3.7 miles
    61 Quaker Farms Rd.
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