Tyrrell Middle School

  • Tyrrell Middle School serves 563 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 66% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tyrrell 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), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Tyrrell Middle School's student population of 563 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tyrrell 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 diversity score of Tyrrell Middle School is 0.31, 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#386 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
83%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWolcott School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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