Seymour Middle School

211 Mountain Rd.
Seymour, CT 06483
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Seymour Middle School serves 511 students in grades 6-8.
Seymour Middle 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 46% (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 50% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Seymour Middle School's student population of 511 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students511 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Seymour Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Rankings

Seymour Middle 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 Seymour Middle School is 0.44, 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
#609 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
73%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeymour School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Seymour Middle School is Seymour High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ansonia Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bungay School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seymour Seymour High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 660 students
    0.8 miles
    2 Botsford Rd.
    Seymour, CT 06483
    (203) 888-2561
    0.8 9-12 660
  • Oxford Oxford High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 556 students
    1.4 miles
    61 Quaker Farms Rd.
    Oxford, CT 06478
    (203) 888-2468
    1.4 9-12 556
  • Seymour Bungay School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
    1.6 miles
    35 Bungay Rd.
    Seymour, CT 06483
    (203) 881-7500
    1.6 K-5 450
  • Ansonia Ansonia Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 362 students
    2.8 miles
    115 Howard Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5070
    2.8 7-8 362
  • Derby Derby Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 351 students
    2.9 miles
    73 Chatfield Street
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203) 736-1426
    2.9 6-8 351

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