Putnam Middle School

  • Putnam Middle School serves 262 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 56% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Putnam Middle 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Putnam Middle School's student population of 262 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Putnam Middle 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 Middle School is 0.29, 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#594 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
84%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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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 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 633 students
    0.1 miles
    33 Wicker St.
    Putnam, CT 06260
    (860) 963-6925
    0.1 PK-5 633
  • Putnam Putnam High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    0.1 miles
    152 Woodstock Ave.
    Putnam, CT 06260
    (860) 963-6905
    0.1 9-12 272
  • Woodstock Woodstock Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 404 students
    2.0 miles
    147 B-route 169
    Woodstock, CT 06281
    (860) 963-6575
    2.0 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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