33 Lonetown Rd.
Redding, CT 06896
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Redding Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Redding Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Redding Elementary School's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Redding Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Redding Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#84 out of 957 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
65-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
70-74%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
28%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
79%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Redding Elementary School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).

How many students attend Redding Elementary School?

476 students attend Redding Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

79% of Redding Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Redding Elementary School?

Redding Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Redding Elementary School offer ?

Redding Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Redding Elementary School part of?

Redding Elementary School is part of Redding School District.

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Date
Tentative Last Day
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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