Putnam Elementary School

  • Putnam Elementary School serves 633 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Putnam Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Putnam Elementary School's student population of 633 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students633 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Putnam Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Putnam Elementary School is 0.35, 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#570 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
80%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.350.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Putnam Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Putnam Putnam Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
    0.1 miles
    35 Wicker St.
    Putnam, CT 06260
    (860) 963-6920
    0.1 6-8 262
  • Putnam Putnam High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    0.2 miles
    152 Woodstock Ave.
    Putnam, CT 06260
    (860) 963-6905
    0.2 9-12 272
  • Woodstock Woodstock Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 404 students
    1.9 miles
    147 B-route 169
    Woodstock, CT 06281
    (860) 963-6575
    1.9 5-8 404
  • Woodstock Woodstock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 446 students
    2.7 miles
    24 Frog Pond Rd.
    Woodstock, CT 06281
    (860) 928-0471
    2.7 PK-4 446
  • Woodstock Woodstock Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,087 student
    3.6 miles
    57 Academy Rd.
    Woodstock, CT 06281
    (860) 928-6575
    3.6 9-12 1,087

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