Salisbury Central School

  • Salisbury Central School serves 298 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 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Salisbury Central School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Salisbury Central School's student population of 298 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salisbury Central School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Salisbury Central School is 0.37, 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#170 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
79%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalisbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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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