70 Church Street
Plantsville, CT 06479
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Plantsville Elementary School serves 274 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Plantsville Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Plantsville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Plantsville Elementary School's student population of 274 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Plantsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Plantsville Elementary 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#200 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
77%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 274 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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