418 River Rd.
Shelton, CT 06484
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sunnyside School serves 221 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Sunnyside School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher 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 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sunnyside School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Sunnyside School's student population of 221 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunnyside School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sunnyside School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#282 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
25%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
54%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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