80 West Town St.
Norwich, CT 06360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Samuel Huntington School serves 297 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Samuel Huntington 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Samuel Huntington School's student population of 297 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Samuel Huntington School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Samuel Huntington School is 0.76, which is more 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
#657 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
29%
28%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
33%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% CT state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% CT state average).

How many students attend Samuel Huntington School?

297 students attend Samuel Huntington School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

33% of Samuel Huntington School students are White, 29% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Two or more races, 14% of students are Black, and 7% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Samuel Huntington School?

Samuel Huntington School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Samuel Huntington School offer ?

Samuel Huntington School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Samuel Huntington School part of?

Samuel Huntington School is part of Norwich School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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