Washington Primary School

11 School St.
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Washington Primary School serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Washington Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 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 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 5%)
  • 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:

School Overview

Washington Primary School's student population of 154 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Primary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Primary School is 0.28, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#67 out of 940 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
13%
29%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
84%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (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 is ranked #67 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Connecticut.
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?
154 students attend Washington Primary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Washington Primary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, and 3% 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 12:1, which is equal to 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 (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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