Groton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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Groton School District Details

Groton School District
1300 Flanders Road
Mystic, CT 06355

4,046 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Groton School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

(10 is best)

Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
52%
60%
56%
48%
47%
54%
52%
60%
56%
48%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Catherine Kolnaski Magnet School
500 Poquonnock Rd.
Groton, CT, 06340
PK-05
Charles Barnum School
68 Briar Hill Rd.
Groton, CT, 06340
KG-05
Claude Chester School
1 Harry Day Drive
Groton, CT, 06340
PK-05
Groton Middle School
35 Groton Long Point Road
Groton, CT, 06340
06-08
Mary Morrisson School
154 Toll Gate Road
Groton, CT, 06340
PK-05
Northeast Academy Elementary School
115 Oslo Street
Mystic, CT, 06355
KG-05
Robert E. Fitch High School
101 Groton Long Point Road
Groton, CT, 06340
09-12
S. B. Butler School
155 Ocean View Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.2% 52.2%
Black 8.3% 13.1%
Hispanic 25.8% 28.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.1% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.4% 41.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.3% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.1% 6.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,246 $52,057,746 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,687 $11,422,437 11.7%
Staff $471 $2,002,221 2.1%
General Administration $503 $2,138,253 2.2%
School Administration $1,282 $5,449,782 5.6%
Operation $1,723 $7,324,473 7.5%
Transportation $1,351 $5,743,101 5.9%
Other $355 $1,509,105 1.6%
Total Support $8,373 $35,593,623 36.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,302 $9,785,802 10.0%
Total Expenditures $22,920 $97,432,920 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,287 $6,248,864,124 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,513 $769,306,875 6.4%
Staff $744 $378,421,693 3.1%
General Administration $500 $254,182,405 2.1%
School Administration $1,224 $622,702,946 5.2%
Operation $1,833 $932,487,697 7.7%
Transportation $1,115 $567,223,599 4.7%
Other $823 $418,636,588 3.5%
Total Support $7,753 $3,942,923,672 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,685 $1,874,079,452 15.5%
Total Expenditures $23,724 $12,065,874,668 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%