Suffield Middle School

  • Suffield Middle School serves 520 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 67% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Suffield Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Suffield Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Suffield Middle School's student population of 520 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Suffield Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Suffield Middle School is 0.30, 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 School Rank#385 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
83%
54%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuffield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Suffield Mcalister Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
    0.3 miles
    260 Mountain Road
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860)668-3830
    0.3 3-5 439
  • West Suffield Suffield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 797 students
    1.2 miles
    1060 Sheldon Street
    West Suffield, CT 06093
    (860)668-3810
    1.2 9-12 797
  • Suffield A. Ward Spaulding School
    Grades: PK-2 | 448 students
    1.6 miles
    945 Mountain Rd.
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860)668-3826
    1.6 PK-2 448
  • Windsor Locks North Street School
    Grades: PK-2 | 422 students
    3.3 miles
    325 North St.
    Windsor Locks, CT 06096
    (860)292-5027
    3.3 PK-2 422
  • Enfield Enfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,561 student
    4.0 miles
    1264 Enfield St.
    Enfield, CT 06082
    (860)253-5540
    4.0 9-12 1,561

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