Sunnyside School

  • Sunnyside School serves 221 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sunnyside School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

Sunnyside School places 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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunnyside 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#316 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
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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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Diversity Score0.640.64
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelton 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
  • Shelton Long Hill School
    Grades: PK-4 | 372 students
    1.4 miles
    565 Long Hill Ave.
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 929-4077
    1.4 PK-4 372
  • Orange Turkey Hill School
    Grades: 1-6 | 294 students
    1.6 miles
    441 Turkey Hill Rd.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8040
    1.6 1-6 294
  • Derby Bradley School
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    2.0 miles
    155 David Humphreys Rd.
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203) 736-5040
    2.0 K-5 279
  • Shelton Perry Hill Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 726 students
    2.0 miles
    60 Perry Hill Road
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 924-4002
    2.0 5-6 726
  • Orange Mary L. Tracy School
    Grades: PK-K | 184 students
    2.6 miles
    650 School House Lane
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8028
    2.6 PK-K 184

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