11 School St.
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Washington Primary School serves 115 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Washington Primary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 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 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Washington Primary School's student population of 115 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Primary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Washington Primary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#40 out of 957 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
60-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
15%
28%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
83%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington Primary School's ranking?

Washington Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 80-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).

How many students attend Washington Primary School?

115 students attend Washington Primary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

83% of Washington Primary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Primary School?

Washington Primary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Washington Primary School offer ?

Washington Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Washington Primary School part of?

Washington Primary School is part of Regional School District 12.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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