Sayles School

  • Sayles School serves 336 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Sayles School's student population of 336 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sayles School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sayles School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#619 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
15%
24%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
73%
55%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSprague School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Jewett City Lisbon Central School
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    4.0 miles
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