Wakelee School

  • Wakelee School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wakelee School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, 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 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Wakelee School's student population of 373 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakelee 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 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wakelee School is 0.24, 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#297 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
87%
54%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.240.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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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