Sharon Center School

80 Hilltop Road
Sharon, CT 06069
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Sharon Center School serves 139 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Sharon Center 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sharon Center School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Sharon Center School's student population of 139 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Sharon Center School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sharon Center School is 0.27, 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
#620 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
85%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sharon Center School is Webutuck High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eugene Brooks Middle School (3.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amenia Eugene Brooks Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 276 students
    3.3 miles
    194 Haight Rd
    Amenia, NY 12501
    (845) 373-4114
    3.3 4-8 276
  • Amenia Webutuck High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
    3.3 miles
    194 Haight Rd
    Amenia, NY 12501
    (845) 373-4114
    3.3 9-12 218
  • Amenia Webutuck Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 199 students
    3.4 miles
    175 Haight Rd
    Amenia, NY 12501
    (845) 373-4122
    3.4 PK-3 199
  • Lakeville Salisbury Central School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    6.4 miles
    45 Lincoln City Road
    Lakeville, CT 06039
    (860) 435-9871
    6.4 PK-8 298
  • West Cornwall Cornwall Consolidated School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 73 students
    6.7 miles
    5 Cream Hill Rd.
    West Cornwall, CT 06796
    (860) 672-6617
    6.7 PK-8 73

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This school is an amazing school, but you got seventh grade wrong. It has 14 kids. I will get the other class numbers later to make this better
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