Windsor Locks Middle School

7 Center St.
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Windsor Locks Middle School serves 316 students in grades 6-8.
Windsor Locks Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Windsor Locks Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Windsor Locks Middle School's student population of 316 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Windsor Locks Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Windsor Locks Middle School is 0.65, 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
#523 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
29%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
55%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 Windsor Locks Middle School's ranking?
Windsor Locks Middle School is ranked #523 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Windsor Locks Middle School often compared to?
Windsor Locks Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like East Granby Middle School, Windsor Locks High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Windsor Locks Middle School?
316 students attend Windsor Locks Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Windsor Locks Middle School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 8% of students are Asian, and 7% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Windsor Locks Middle School?
Windsor Locks Middle School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Windsor Locks Middle School offer ?
Windsor Locks Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Windsor Locks Middle School part of?
Windsor Locks Middle School is part of Windsor Locks School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Last Day of School - Districtwide 1/2 Day Early Release
June 11, 2024 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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