Suffield Middle School

  • Suffield Middle School serves 523 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Suffield Middle School's student population of 523 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students523 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Suffield Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Suffield Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Suffield Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#352 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suffield Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
24%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
84%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Suffield Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.290.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Suffield Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSUFFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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