Salisbury Central School

  • Salisbury Central School serves 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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Salisbury Central School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Salisbury Central School's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salisbury Central School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salisbury Central School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#80 out of 968 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
82%
55%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salisbury Central School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.320.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSALISBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  4.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I went to this school for 9 years, and absolutely loved it. All the teachers were amazing and almost all of the classes. There are a ton of extracurriculars like the SOAR program, band and chorus, and school sports. It is also a really nice school- we recently got a new Maker Space.
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My students love this school and I recommend it for other parents to.
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